Elective Courses

The curriculum is designed so that most required courses can be taken in the first year and the elective courses taken in the second year. Students may choose to take elective courses within any on of the three departmental foundations for the program (i.e. Biology, Chemistry/Pharmacy, and Computer and Information Sciences).

Department: biol


BIOL 3101: Evolution

Credits: 3

BIOL 3211: Human Evolution

Credits: 3

BIOL 5225: Evolutionary Genetics/Genomics

Credits: 3

BIOL 5479: Biotechnology

Credits: 3

BIOL 5505: Ethics Regulation and Policy in Biotechnology

Credits: 3

Department: chem


CHEM 3405: Biophysical Chemistry

Credits: 3

CHEM 5301: Quantum Chemistry

Credits: 3

CHEM 5302: Statistical Thermodynamics

Credits: 3

CHEM 8302: Computational Chemistry

Credits: 3

Department: pharm


PHARM 8128: Principles in Drug Discovery

Credits: 3

Department: cis


CIS 5105: IT Process Management

Credits: 3

CIS 5106: System Development Process

Credits: 3

CIS 5107: Computer and Systems Secruity and Privacy

Credits: 3

CIS 5108: Emerging Technologies

Credits: 3

CIS 8108: Knowledge Management

Credits: 3

CIS 8508: Enterprise Resource Plan SW

Credits: 3

CIS 9603: Artificial Intelligence

Credits: 3

CIS 8526: Machine Learning

Credits: 3

CIS 8527: Social Network Data Analysis

Credits: 3

CIS 8535: Probabilistic Graph Models

Credits: 3

CIS 8537: Network and Information Security

Credits: 3

CIS 9669: Distributed and Parallel Processing

Credits: 3