The Center for Computational and Integrative Biology has set forth the following Learning Goals for students enrolled in the CCIB curriculum:

  • Provide students with a basic knowledge in Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, and Physics.
  • Equip students with a deep knowledge in a specific field of science relevant to Computational Biology (i.e. Chemistry and Biology, Mathematics and Computer Science, and Biophysics).
  • Provide students with preparation for conducting research in computational and integrative biology.
  • Provide students with skills and abilities to pursue STEM careers in academia, government or industry.