Bioinformatics, M.Sc. | Hood College | Frederick, United States
24 months
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500 USD/credit 8250 USD/year
500 USD/credit 8250 USD/year
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About

The master's degree in Bioinformatics at the Hood College addresses the cross-cutting core subject areas and skill sets identified by the International Society for Computational Biology as essential for bioinformaticians. 

Overview

The Bioinformatics program at Hood College meets the growing demand for desk- and bench-based science professionals to demonstrate expertise in the experimental design, data handling and data analysis of biology studies that examine genes (genomics, proteins), proteomics and metabolites (metabolomics).

Features 

  • It is designed to develop life science professionals who are fluent in this interdisciplinary field. 
  • Increasingly, bioinformatics is the engine by which researchers process, analyze and interpret the vast quantities of data generated every day across Maryland, the nation and the globe.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Knowledge Reasoning and Machine Learning
  • Web-based Bioinformatics and Applications in Life Sciences
  • Data Visualization for Bioinformatics
  • Bioinformatics Applications 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed online application.
  • One copy of official transcripts from each institution of higher education attended; submit to the Graduate School.
  • A statement of intent of no more than 250 words that describes your background, experience and future goals.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 500 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Frederick

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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