M.Sc. On Campus


Rowan University

12 months
715 USD/credit 21450 USD/year
715 USD/credit 21450 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Bioinformatics (M.S.) at Rowan University prepares our graduates with the skills to immediately contribute in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and biomedical fields.


Bioinformatics is a multidisciplinary field of study that focuses on the use of computational information tools in the investigation and analysis of biological, biomedical, and biochemical systems. 

The industry uses information generated in the lab or clinic for future applications, research, and development.

Key Features 

  • Our Bioinformatics program from Rowan University provides hands-on experience, giving you the opportunity to work on novel research. This includes advanced training in theory and laboratory settings, which allows you to diversify into other biomedical research fields. 
  • This program includes the following three focus areas: Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, and Computer Science.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Bioinformatics - Advanced Biochemical Applications
  • Bioinformatics: Advanced Biological Applications
  • Advanced Topics In Computer Science
  • Bioinformatics Seminar
  • Evolution
  • Environmental Microbiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application Form
  • $65 (U.S.) non-refundable application fee
  • Bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) from an accredited institution of higher learning
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)
  • Current professional resume
  • Typewritten statement of professional objectives (including motivation for application to the program)
  • Two letters of recommendation from professional sources that speak to the applicant's academic aptitude
  • Minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Recommended submission of official GRE or GMAT test results

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Glassboro

1014 - 2496 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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