Computational Biology Major

Description: A program that focuses on computational theoretical approaches to understanding biological systems, including computational models of biological processes, computational management of large-scale projects, database development and data-algorithm development, and high-performance computing, as well as statistical and mathematical analyses. Is Computational Biology the right major for you?
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Computational Biology Major

What Courses Do Computational Biology Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Computational Biology majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biology
  • Computer Science
  • Management
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
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