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Bioinformatics Management

George Mason University

12 months
Duration
1512 USD/credit
1512 USD/credit
624 USD/credit
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About

This Bioinformatics Management degree from George Mason University addresses the regional and national need for technically trained managers who will be able to lead teams of bioinformaticians in both the public and private sectors. 

Overview

Career options:

The Bioinformatics Management degree from from George Mason University combines a solid foundation in bioinformatics research, tools, and techniques, with the management skills needed to address the associated legal, ethical, managerial, and business issues. The degree is intended for:

  • Students seeking advancement in their current bioinformatics careers that requires an advanced degree in bioinformatics combined with management expertise.
  • Students with a general background in biological science or computational methods who are planning to enter the field of bioinformatics as managers and would like to strengthen their bioinformatics and managerial expertise.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Bioinformatics Methods
  • Bioinformatics Methods
  • Molecular Cell Biology for Bioinformatics
  • Bioinformatics Programming
  • Biological Sequence and Genome Analysis
  • Molecular Biotechnology
  • Introduction to Bioinformatics Database Design
  • Biological Data Analysis
  • Professional Preparation for STEM Disciplines
  • Multidisciplinary Problem Solving and Leadership
  • Corporate Environmental Management and Policy
  • Financial Reporting and Decision Making
  • Marketing Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed online application for graduate study and application fee
  • An earned baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education, or international equivalent, verified from copies of unofficial transcripts uploaded to the online application Self-Service Center.
  • Copies of unofficial university transcripts and any earned degree 
  • All transcripts from colleges or universities outside the United States must be translated into English
  • Verification of English language proficiency.
  • Official GRE, GMAT, LSAT, or MAT or other official test scores
  • Other supplemental materials specified by your academic program such as essays, departmental forms, portfolios, or interviews

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1512 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1512 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    1512 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1512 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    624 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 624 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 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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