The computational chemistry and biology graduate certificate program prepares students with practical skills for their careerTaught by experts in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology industry with decades of real-world experience in major pharmaceutical companies, you'll learn computational chemistry and biology theories and their industrial applications.

This certificate focuses on key areas in computational chemistry and biology including:

  • quantum mechanics
  • molecular mechanics
  • molecular dynamics
  • biological models
  • bioinformatics

 Courses of this certificate program will count toward students’ master’s degree in chemistry or chemical biology either as core or elective courses.

Who should consider this program?

The certificate program is designed for students who would like to acquire and/or improve specific professional and technology skillsets that are valued by the following healthcare sectors:

  • Rapidly growing computational divisions in biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies
  • Artificial intelligence startups
  • Research labs in universities and institutes