Biocomputational Engineering Major
Biocomputational Engineering Major Overview
Lehigh’s undergraduate major in biocomputational engineering prepares students for professional opportunities at the interface of bioengineering and computational data sciences. The curriculum presents students with a foundation in basic sciences, mathematics and computer programming, as well as a rigorous core of interdisciplinary engineering coursework. Students will take biocomputational engineering courses in which they will study bioinformatics, biophysical models and signaling in biological systems. The program culminates with a senior capstone design experience in which the students will integrate concepts and skills from their prior coursework.
Career Opportunities for Biocomputational Engineers
Students graduating from Lehigh with a biocomputational engineering degree are well prepared for careers with pharmaceutical, biotechnology and software companies.