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Bioinformatics

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

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENG 151 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: Art (150, 151, 171-174); English (240-277), History, Music (151-154), or Philosophy (not 155).
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology (not 255), Economics, Geography (202-220),  Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.

II. Required courses for the Bioinformatics degree:

MCC COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MAT 175

Calculus with Analytic Geometry I

MATH 151

MAT 245

Calculus with Analytic Geometry II MATH 152

MAT 255

Calculus with Analytic Geometry III

MATH 251

PHY 291

Principles of Physics I

PHYS 123

PHY 292

Principles of Physics II

PHYS 221

PHY 293

Principles of Physics III

PHYS 224

CHM 165

General Chemistry I

CHEM 124

CHM 166

General Chemistry II

CHEM 125

CHM 265

Organic Chemistry I

CHEM 237

BIO 110

Introduction to Human Biology

BIOL 115 

BIO 157

Fundamentals of Biology 

BIOL 107 

BIO 255

Microbiology

BIOL 210 amd 225

CSC 121

Computer Science I

CS 115 and 116

CSC 122

Computer Science II

CS 331

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

Updated October 2018