Bioinformatics Management, Master | George Mason University | Fairfax, United States
12 months
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1431 USD/credit 44361 USD/year
1431 USD/credit 44361 USD/year
543 USD/credit 16833 USD/year
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About

This Bioinformatics Management degree from George Mason University addresses the growing demand for trained bioinformatics professionals with solid management skills able to assume leadership roles in biotechnology, pharmaceutical and health care sectors. 

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Overview

The flexible Bioinformatics Management degree from George Mason University allows students to custom design a curriculum that best suits their needs and allows a focus on the biological big data analysis, genomics, or bioinformatics software development and management. 

Students will receive advanced training in bioinformatics and management through coursework and an external internship. 

Key Features 

  • The curriculum was developed with active input from the Program Advisory Board consisting of recognized leaders in the field. 
  • Many courses are offered in a distance-learning format, allowing students to participate in class without having to travel to campus.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Bioinformatics Methods
  • Molecular Cell Biology for Bioinformatics
  • Biological Data Analysis
  • Molecular Biotechnology
  • Bioinformatics Programming
  • Protein Structure Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
59
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Credits

31 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
7
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
59
More about PTE Academic
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's degree in biology, computer science, or a related field from an institution of higher education accredited by a Mason-recognized U.S. institutional accrediting agency or international equivalent with a GPA of at least 3.00 in their last 60 credits of study. Applicants should have taken courses in molecular biology, computer science, calculus, physical chemistry, and statistics. Students with deficiencies in one or more of these areas may be required to take additional courses from the undergraduate curriculum. To apply, prospective students should submit the George Mason University Admissions Application, supply an official transcript from each college and graduate institution attended, a current résumé, three letters of recommendation, and an expanded goals statement. TOEFL or IELTS scores are required of all international applicants.
  • The GRE is not required for admission into this program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    44361 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    44361 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    16833 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 543 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 USD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Funding

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