Masters degree: Mathematical Biology Track
NonThesis option
 Requires a minimum of 36 credit hours, at least 18 of which must be in mathematics.

There must be a 24 credit hours core of mathematics and
statistics courses selected from the following*:
 Each of the following:
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 MATH 611 (Introduction to Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations)
 MATH 647 (Mathematical Modeling)
 STAT 610 (Theory of Statistics: Distribution Functions)
 At least 12 credit hours in core math classes. Suggested courses include:
 MATH 603 (Methods of Applied Math II)
 MATH 604 (Mathematical Foundations of Continuum Mechanics)
 MATH 609 (Numerical Analysis)
 MATH 610 (Numerical Methods in Partial Differential Equations)
 MATH 612 (Partial Differential Equations)
 MATH 613 (Graph Theory)
 MATH 614 (Dynamical Systems and Chaos)
 MATH 641 (Analysis for Applications I)
 MATH 642 (Analysis for Applications II)
 MATH 648 (Computational Algebraic Geometry)
 MATH 669 (Seminar in Mathematical Biology)
 One of the following:
 STAT 614 (Probability for Statistics)
 STAT 615 (Stochastic Processes)
 STAT 621 (Advanced Stochastic Processes)
 STAT 647 (Spatial Statistics)
 Each of the following:
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There must be a minimum of 12 credit hours in a coordinated minor
outside of the mathematics department. Suggested courses include:
 Computer Science and Engineering
 CSCE 628/BICH 628 (Computational Biology)
 CSCE 636 (Neural Networks)
 Biostatistics
 STAT 643 (Biostatistics I)
 STAT 644 (Biostatistics II)
 STAT 645 (Applied Biostatistics and Data Analysis)
 STAT 646 (Statistical Bioinformatics)
 STAT 647 (Spatial Statistics)
 STAT 661 (Statistical Genetics)
 STAT 662 (Advanced Statistical Genetics)
 Veterinary Integrative Biosciences
 VIBS 607 (Applied Epidemiology)
 VIBS 608 (Epidemiology Methods I)
 VIBS 610 (Epidemiologic Methods II and Data Analysis)
 VIBS 613 (Evolutionary Bioinformatics)
 Genetics
 GENE 603 (Genetics)
 GENE 612 (Population Genetics)
 GENE 613 (Quantitative Genetics)
 Biology
 BIOL 627/NRSC 601 (Principles of Neuroscience I)
 BIOL 628/NRSC 602 (Principles of Neuroscience II)
 BIOL 650 (Genomics)
 BIOL 651 (Bioinformatics)
 Biomedical Engineering
 BMEN 611 (Biomedical Imaging Systems)
 BMEN 620 (BioOptical Imaging)
 BMEN 631 (Thermodynamics of Biomolecular Systems)
 BMEN 632 (Molecular and Cellular Biomechanics)
 BMEN 652 (Cell Mechanobiology)
 BMEN 660 (Vascular Mechanics)
 BMEN 661 (Cardiac Mechanics)
 BMEN 662 (Vascular Fluid Mechanics)
 BMEN 663 (Soft Tissue Mechanics and Finite Element Methods)
 BMEN 680 (Biomedical Engineering of Tissues)
 Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences
 WFSC 610 (Evolutionary Ecology)
 WFSC 613 (Animal Ecology)
 WFSC 622 (Behavioral Ecology)
 WFSC 624 (Dynamics of Populations)
 WFSC 633 (Conservation Genetics)
 Computer Science and Engineering
*Substitions for core courses may be allowed in special cases but require approval of the Graduate Office.