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Human Genetics and Genomic Data Analytics

Keck Graduate Institute

24 months
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42600 USD/year
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About

The  two-year Master of Science in Human Genetics and Genomic Data Analytics at Keck Graduate Institute prepares graduates to translate sequenced patient data into actionable clinical recommendations and bridge the gap between research scientists and clinical practitioners through a foundation in genetics, genomics, and data analytics.

Overview

Students in the Master of Science in Human Genetics and Genomic Data Analytics at Keck Graduate Institute will benefit from foundational coursework in human genetics, cutting edge courses in the applied life sciences, and an innovative human genomics curriculum that combine to prepare them for the exciting field of genomic data analytics. 

Learning outcomes

This unique program gives students an opportunity to work side-by-side with future genetic counselors and applied life scientists while gaining hands-on experience with the technologies and information that are revolutionizing the future of medicine.

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to utilize their foundation in genetics and genomics along with a practical knowledge of data analytics to be able to translate patient sequencing data into actionable clinical recommendations and bridge the gap between research scientists and clinical practitioners.

Accreditation

The Master of Science in Human Genetics and Genetic Counseling program at Keck Graduate Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Molecular Genetics
  • Programming for the Biosciences
  • Genetic Disease Mechanisms
  • Bioscience Industries
  • Clinical Biostatistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcript documenting bachelor's degree completed prior to entry into the program
  • Grade of "C" or better in each prerequisite course
  • Current curriculum vitae (CV) or Resume
  • Personal Statement (2-3 pages in length), double-spaced
  • Three letters of recommendation - Letters should be from individuals who are familiar with your accomplishments, strengths, weaknesses, personal character, and potential for success in the Genomic Data Analytics program

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42600 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    42600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 42600 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Claremont

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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