Biomedical Informatics

University of Utah

24 months
17780 USD/year
17780 USD/year
5030 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The non-thesis option of the Master of Science degree in Biomedical Informatics at the  University of Utah was designed for working professionals in mind who want to face the new healthcare challenges related to biomedical informatics and health information technology.

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A Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics at the University of Utah answers this demand, training students in applied technical skills and management of health care analytics. Our program is geared toward:

  • Clinicians and health care professionals
  • Biologists
  • Graduates in information technology and data science

Program of Study

We offer three tracks and specialized practicums adapted to market demands. Credit hours are dependent on the track with a required minimum of 30 credits of coursework to include core courses, practicums, and respective track courses:

  • Track: Applied Clinical Informatics
  • Track: Bioinformatics
  • Track: Data Science

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fnd Healthcare Informatics
  • Intro to Programming
  • Medical Decision Making
  • Pop and Pub Health Informatics
  • Translational Info

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS or TOEFL needed


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally-accredited university or college
  • CV/Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • College transcripts (from all colleges attended)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8890 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    17780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8890 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    5030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2515 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Biomedical Informatics
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