This concentration focuses on advanced concepts from mathematics, statistics, computer science, machine learning, and visualization. The major culminates with senior capstone research and an advanced course on big data analytics using, for example, the map-reduce programming paradigm.
This concentration focuses on data analytics problems arising in biology. Bioinformatics students gain a solid background in the natural sciences while developing computational skills and insights. The major culminates with senior capstone research and an advanced genomics and bioinformatics course.