Bioinformatics, M.Sc. | Rochester Institute of Technology | Rochester, United States
24 months
54176 USD/year
54176 USD/year
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The Bioinformatics program of Rochester Institute of Technology explores bioinformatics algorithms, molecular modeling, and machine learning and data mining. 


Programme details

The Bioinformatics program of Rochester Institute of Technology combines biotechnology, computer programming, and computational mathematics to prepare you to utilize and create technologies that discover, treat, and cure a range of medical illnesses. 

With a strong foundation in biotechnology, computer programming, computational mathematics, statistics, and database management, you will be well-prepared for academia and careers in the biotechnology, bioinformatics, pharmaceutical, and vaccine industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethics in Bioinformatics
  • Bioinformatics Algorithms
  • Bioinformatics Seminar
  • Database Management for the Sciences
  • Molecular Modeling and Proteomics
  • Biostatistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete a graduate application.
  • A baccalaureate degree (or equivalent) from an accredited university or college in biology, biotechnology, biochemistry, chemistry, computer science, information technology, statistics, or a related discipline.
  • Submit official transcripts (in English)
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 (or equivalent)
  • Submit two letters of recommendation from academic or professional sources.
  • International applicants whose native language is not English must submit scores from the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE.

Tuition Fee

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Living costs for Rochester

925 - 1350 USD /month
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