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Bioinformatics

For students attending: College of Lake County
Who plan to major in: Bioinformatics

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TOO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENG 121 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: ART 240 or 241, ENG 225 - 249, HST, HUM (not 127), PHI (not 122), or THE 123.
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: ANT, ECO, GEG (not 240), PSC, PSY or SOC. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C, or a foreign language course.

II. Required courses for the Bioinformatics degree:

MVCC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MTH 145 Calculus I / Analytic Geometry MATH 151
MTH 146 Calculus II / Analytic Geometry MATH 152
MTH 246 Calculus III / Analytic Geometry MATH 251
MTH 244 Discrete Mathematics CS 330
PHY 123 Physics for Science & Engineering I PHYS 123
PHY 124 Physics for Science & Engineering II PHYS 221
PHY 221 Physics for Science & Engineering III PHYS 224
CHM 121 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
CHM 123 General Chemistry I CHEM 125
CHM 222 Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237
CIT 141 Programming in C++ CS 115 and 116
CIT 241 Advanced C++ CS 331
BIO 161 General Biology I BIOL 107 and 109
BIO 244 Anatomy and Physiology I BIOL 115 and 117
BIO 246 Introductory Microbiology BIOL 210 and 225

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated October 2018