Bioinformatics & Systems Biology Curriculum

Bioinformatics & Systems Biology (BISB) Doctoral Program Curriculum

IGPBS Bioinformatics students are required to take the following required core courses.  Up to 3 required core courses can be waived based on previous coursework taken.  A BISB student must take a minimum of 6 courses (including the required core curriculum courses and electives).  Students may also take additional elective courses as required by their supervisory committee.

 Required Core Courses

Elective Courses

Elective courses can be chosen from any combination of the below areas and associated courses.

Biological Sciences Courses:

Computer Science, Bioinformatics and Statistics Courses:

Scientific Communication and Transferable Skills Courses:

* These courses are taught in coordination with the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Additional Courses

Bioinformatics students are also required to enroll in the following BISB doctoral program courses each semester: