Degree At A Glance

  • Credits: 33
  • Tuition per Credit: $775
  • On Campus and Online Courses Available
  • Rolling admissions
  • Choose from two distinct tracks
  • Available as a 4+1 program

Use the links below to apply online at no cost, or to request further information.
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Use the links below to apply online at no cost, or to request further information.
Apply Online Request Information
There is an incredible need for properly prepared bioinformaticians, to address the current revolution in biology. The field of bioinformatics will be a constant necessity, as the amount of data keeps growing and the nature of it keeps changing.

A Distinct Experience

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Master of Bioinformatics (MBI) Curriculum

Course MBI course # Credits
Bioinformatics Fundamentals BT 500 4
Computer Science Fundamentals DS 510 4
Advanced Cell and Molecular Biology BT 516 4
Statistics Fundamentals DS 520 or BT 505 3
Course MBI course # Credits
Database Systems DS 570 3
Multivariate Statistics DS 530 3
Machine Learning DS 552 3
Big Data DS 575 3
Mathematics Fundamentals DS 516 3
Bayesian Statistics BT 599 or DS 580 3
Neural Networks DS 585 3
Data Acquisition and Visualization DS 525 3
Course MBI course # Credits
Genetic Analysis BT 599 3
Modern Molecular Techniques (Lab) BT 580 4
Medical Microbiology (Lab) BT 540 4
Molecular Microbiology (Lab) BT 531 4
Immunology BT 534 3
Environmental Genomics (Lab) BT 600 4
Next Generation Sequencing Methods BT 585 3
Course MBI course # Credits
Capstone Experience BT 581 or BI 489/BI 589 or DS 580 3

For more information, please contact:

Nicole Bopp
Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions
814-641-3672
boppn@juniata.edu