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Bioinformatics

For students attending: Joliet Junior College
Who plan to major in: Bioinformatics

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I.  Core Curriculum Electives

  • Basic Writing Proficiency - A grade of "C" or better in ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • Humanities - Choose one course from the following subjects : Art (115-118 only), English (NOT 102, 130, or 230), History, Music (101-108 only), Philosophy (NOT 104), or Theater 101. 
  • Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following subjects : Anthropology, Economics (NOT 107), Geography, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology. 
  • Humanities or Social Sciences - Choose an additional course from section B or section C.

II.  Required courses for the Bioinformatics Degree:

JJC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MATH 170 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 171 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 172 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
PHYS 201 Engineering Physics I PHYS 123
PHYS 202 Engineering Physics II PHYS 221
PHYS 203 Engineering Physics III PHYS 224
CHEM 101 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
CHEM 102 General Chemistry II CHEM 125
CHEM 209 Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237
BIO 151 General Biology I BIOL 107
BIO 125 Human Biology BIOL 115
BIO 144 Introduction to Human Heredity BIOL 214
BIO 240 Microbiology BIOL 210
CIS 261 JAVA Programming CS 115 and 116
CIS 269 Data Structures CS 331
MATH 137 Discrete Mathematics CS 330

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

Updated January 2019