MATH 255. Introduction to Computational Mathematics. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: MATH 201 with a minimum grade of C. (A core course for mathematics/applied mathematics majors.) An introduction to computer algebra systems (CAS) and their use in mathematical, scientific and engineering investigations/computations. Introductory mathematical computer programming using a CAS, including implementation of problem-specific algorithms.

Center for the Study of Biological Complexity

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/vcu-life-sciences/center-study-biological-complexity/

...hours. 3 credits. Prerequisite: MATH 151 or 200...Prerequisites: CMSC 245 or 255 and BNFO 301...

Bioinformatics, Master of Science (M.S.)

http://bulletin.vcu.edu/graduate/vcu-life-sciences/center-study-biological-complexity/bioinformatics-ms/

...discrete mathematics (e.g. MATH 211 ) and an...programming (e.g. CMSC 255 ) and data structures...