|Program Name||Master of Science in Bioinformatics|
|College Name||College of Science|
|Entry Terms||Spring 2014: January 6, 2014|
|Credits Required for Graduation||32 Semester Hours|
|Application||Apply | View Admissions Requirements|
|Download Program Overview||Master of Science in Bioinformatics (PDF)|
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The opportunities in bioinformatics are numerous and multi-faceted. It is a field of science in which biology, computer science, and information technology merge to form a single discipline. The ultimate goal of the field is to enable the discovery of new biological insights as well as to create a global perspective from which unifying principles in biology can be discerned. The industry is experiencing an unparalleled boom in the already significant biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries.