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Biological and Medical Informatics - Bioinformatics

University of California, San Francisco

60 months
Duration
11442 USD/year
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About

Biological and Medical Informatics - Bioinformatics from University of California, San Francisco pathway is to train the next generation of bioinformatics researchers for academia and industry.

Overview

At Biological and Medical Informatics - Bioinformatics from University of California, San Francisco students are involved with gathering, storing, analyzing, predicting, and disseminating the corresponding information. The goal of the BI 

Students at Biological and Medical Informatics - Bioinformatics from University of California, San Francisco will:

  • use tools from mathematics to physics and from chemistry to biology to gather, store, analyze, predict, and disseminate information about biology.
  • be equipped with the skills and knowledge in applied mathematics, informatics, statistics, computer science, physics, chemistry, and biology needed to study biological composition, structure, function, and evolution at the molecular, cellular, and systems levels. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Computational Biology and Bioinformatics 
  • Complex Biological Systems 
  • Biology Didactic
  • Molecular Biology
  • Biochemistry

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum requirement for application is a bachelor’s degree with a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0.
  • Applicants should have familiarity with coding and programming languages, familiarity with biology or medicine (including principles of genetics/genomics), and at least one year of hands-on biological or medical research (including coding).
  • General and demographic information
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Statements
  • Upload transcripts (instructions can be found on the application)
  • A non-refundable fee of $120 for U.S. citizens and permanent residents or $140 for international applicants is required to finalize your application
  • In addition to the information listed above, international applicants must submit TOEFL scores to institution code 4840.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11442 USD per year during 60 months.
  • National

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11442 USD per year during 60 months.

Living costs for San Francisco

2206 - 4119 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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