|Faculty:||Faculty of Science|
|Field of Study:||Biology/Biological Sciences, General
|Description:||Biomathematics, Computational Biology and Bioinformatics are disciplines that combine the use of Biology, Computer Science, Mathematics and Statistics to study questions of importance in Biology. These areas are as diverse as Biology itself. Many applications are in genomics and other high-throughout, data generating areas. Results from these areas are used in proteomics, pharmaceutical industry, biodiversity, conservation genetics, etc.|
|URL:||Biology and Mathematics at McMaster University|
|Cost per year:*||
Cost per year is based on 30 units, and includes the cost of tuition and mandatory supplementary fees.
|Careers:||Biologists,Mathematicians, Statisticians and Actuaries|
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||85 to 88|
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Applicants are required to have at least six Grade 12 U/M level courses, including: ENG4U; one of: MHF4U, MCV4U; SBI4U; and one of: MHF4U, MCV4U, SCH4U, SPH4U. Note: Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) is recommended.
Students who have been asked to meet McMaster’s English Language Proficiency requirement must demonstrate English language proficiency by achieving the minimum requirements as specified by McMaster: IELTS: 6.5, CAE: 176, PTE: 60, CAEL: 70, MELAB: 85, TOEFL (iBT): 86