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Data Science - Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

Lewis University

24 months
820 USD/credit 13530 USD/year
820 USD/credit 13530 USD/year
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Look at data analysis from the perspective of biology and discover how to develop solutions for computational biology and bioinformatics data management projects, all with this Data Science - Computational Biology and Bioinformatics concentration from Lewis University.

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In this Data Science - Computational Biology and Bioinformatics program at Lewis University you’ll use data mining to design custom pharmaceuticals, track the spread of disease, and understand and apply genomic data—real skills for real-world applications.

Curriculum examines current issues in the healthcare industry, problems that require the processing and presentation of large quantities of data.

Career outlook

With a Master of Science in Data Science from Lewis University, you’ll be positioned for a role as a data scientist, the #2 job in America according to Glassdoor

Besides that, data science is leveraged across many industry sectors, from finance to healthcare to government. Those with expertise in this area are increasingly in demand. Career opportunities can include:  

  • Data Engineer
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Business Strategist
  • Marketing Adviser
  • Financial Analyst
  • Data Scientist
  • Public Policy Specialist
  • Strategist Director
  • Business Intelligence Director

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Concepts of Statistics 
  • Data Mining and Analytics 
  • Statistical Programming 
  • Data Visualization 
  • Large-Scale Data Storage Systems 
  • Machine Learning 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.


  • Fully structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

    • Submit a completed online graduate application
    • Submit official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended
    • Submit a professional goal statement
    • Submit a professional resume
    • Submit two (2) completed recommendation forms

Tuition Fee

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    13530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 820 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    13530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 820 USD per credit during 24 months.


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