Minutes of the Graduate Curriculum Committee
October 21, 1999
Members Present: Kilroy (Grad Studies); Jagoda (AE); Omiecinski (CoC); Parsons (MGT); Pavlostathic (CEE); Peters (GSS); Peterson (ECE); Roper (Reg); Sanders (MSE); Vande Vate (ISyE)
Visitors: Borodovsky (MATH); Bunemovich (MATH); Duke (MATH); Green (MATH); McIver (Reg)
Master of Science in Bioinformatics (MSBF CIP:26.9999)
Required Courses - 37 hours
BIOL 4710; CHEM 6501; MATH 6705 or MATH 2403; CS 4710; BIOL 7688; CHEM 6502; MATH 3215; CS 6705; BIOL 7023; BIOL 4178 or PHYS 4251 or MATH 4022; CS 4400 or CS 6485; CHEM 6572 or CHEM 6583
Total Semester Hours - 37 hours
MATH 6705 Modeling and Dynamics 3-0-3
BIOL 7023 Bioinformatics 2-3-3
Following the presentation, the Biology representatives answered questions from the committee members. After a discussion of the program, a motion was made to approve the proposal. This motion was seconded and passed.
Core Courses - 18 hours
CS 6550; ISyE 6661; ISyE 6662; MATH 6014; MATH 6121; MATH 6221
Additional Course Work Required - 18 hours
At least 18 hours of course work at the 6000 level or higher as required by the student's major school, in addition to the core courses.
Semester hours = 36 hours
Completion of a Qualifying Exam, Paper, or Presentation
Completion of a Minor (9 semester hours)
Doctoral Dissertation (CS/ISYE/MATH 9000)
Final Doctoral Examination (Dissertation Defense)
Following the presentation, the representatives answered questions from the committee members. After additional discussion, a motion was made to approve the proposal. This motion was seconded and passed.
There followed agenda items 6 through 8 which relate to student petitions and records; these items are not reproduced in the public version of these minutes.