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Bioinformatics and Computational Biology BS - Computer Science and Engineering Concentration - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 04.00 BIOLOGICAL SCI UNCLASSFD, CIP: 26.1103 Bioinformatics)

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

338 Davis Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-2500

Chunming Qiao
Chair

Carl Alphonce
Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies

Steve Ko
Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies

Shelly Neumaier
Undergraduate Academic Coordinator

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the HUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 200LLB Evolutionary Biology M 5
CHE 101LLR General Chemistry & CHE 113 Lab M/SLI1 5
MTH 141LR College Calculus 1 M/MQR 4
UB Seminar UBS 3
Total Credits: 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 201LLB Cell Biology M 4
CHE 102LLR General Chemistry & CHE 114 Lab M 5
MTH 142LR College Calculus 2 M 4
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric M 4
Total Credits: 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
STA 301LEC Intro to Probability M 3
STA 301REC Intro to Probability M 1
CHE 201LLR Organic Chemistry I M 5
CSE 115LLR Computer Science I M 4
Pathway P 3
Pathway and Diversity Learning DL/P 3
Total Credits: 19
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
STA 302LEC Intro Stat Inference M 3
STA 302REC Intro Stat Inference M 1
CSE 116LLB Intro to CS Majors 2 M 4
BIO 305LEC Fund of Bio Chemistry M 3
Pathway Course P 3
Pathway Course P 3
CSE 499TUT Independent Study M 1
Total Credits: 18

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 319LEC Genetics M 3
CSE 191LR Intro Discrete Structures M 4
BIO 302LEC Molecular Biology M 3
EAS 360LEC STEM Communications or Equivalent CL2 3
CSE 499TUT Independent Study M 1
Total Credits: 14
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 315LLB Fund of Bio Chemistry Lab M 2
BCH 419LEC Bioinformatics & Comp Bio M 3
CSE 250LR Data Structures M 4
CSE 499TUT Independent Study M 1
3xx or 4xx E 2
Total Credits: 12

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
CSE 331LR Algo and Complexity M 4
CSE 494SEM Sr Capstone/Seminar M 3
CSE 498TUT Ug Research & Creative Act M 4
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 12
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
CSE 498TUT Ug Research & Creative Act M 3
CSE 3xx/4xx Technical Elective M 3
CSE 3xx/4xx Technical Elective M 3
Free Elective E 3
Total Credits: 12
Total Credits Required for Degree:
121
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DL Diversity Learning
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Dec 05, 2019 11:40:52