Bachelor of Science in Bioinformatics

Requirements (118 units)

Total units required for graduation: 180

Requirements for the B.S. in Bioinformatics (Program Code: BINF)

Lower-division requirements (66)
BIOL 200Biology of the Cell5
BIOL 201Biology of Organisms5
BIOL 202Biology of Populations5
CHEM 215General Chemistry I: Atomic Structure and Chemical Bonding6
CHEM 216General Chemistry II: Principles of Chemical Reactions6
CHEM 221AOrganic Chemistry I Lecture3
CHEM 222AOrganic Chemistry II Lecture3
CHEM 223AOrganic Chemistry III Lecture3
CSE 122Bioinformatics2
CSE 201Computer Science I4
CSE 202Computer Science II4
MATH 211Basic Concepts of Calculus4
MATH 212Calculus II4
MATH 262Applied Statistics4
MATH 272Discrete Mathematics4
PHIL 191Introduction to Ethics4
Upper-division requirements (52)
BIOL 300Cell Physiology5
BIOL 400Molecular Biology5
A minimum of five units chosen from:5
Genetics
Comparative Animal Physiology
Comparative Plant Physiology
Principles of Development
Ecology
Marine Biology and Ecology
CHEM 436ABiochemistry I4
CHEM 436BBiochemistry I1
CSE 330Data Structures4
CSE 431Algorithm Analysis4
CSE 500Introduction to Formal Languages and Automata4
CSE 535Numerical Computation4
CSE 550Advanced Bioinformatics I: Sequence Analysis4
CSE 516Machine Learning4
or CSE 551 Advanced Bioinformatics II: Numerical Modeling
CSE 572Database Systems4
MATH 372Combinatorics4
Total Units118