Requirements for a Bachelor of Science in Bioinformatics
The following table summarizes all requirements for a Bachelor of Science in bioinformatics. For an overview of a particular course, click on its title. Consult the Biology Course Descriptions, Computer Science Course Descriptions, or Mathematics Course Descriptions for a list of all biology courses, all chemistry courses, or all mathematics courses, respectively. For one possible breakdown of the major by semester, see the Plan of Study.
* The School of Arts and Sciences requires all majors to complete a foreign language course at the 202 level or higher. Students not prepared to begin at this level will need to take additional courses in the language, which count as general electives.
† The Clare College curriculum also includes a three-credit quantitative reasoning requirement. Bioinformatics majors satisfy this requirement by passing any of the courses listed in the above table under Mathematics.