The Bioinformatics and Biostatistics MS program educates and trains bioinformatics and biostatistics scientists to collaborate with researchers in the basic, medical and clinical sciences; to conduct methodological research; to collaborate with local, state or national health institutions; and to serve our institute, university and the bioinformatics, biostatistics, and health-care professions. In addition to their classroom studies, the program's students have opportunities to gain practical training through mentored, hands-on data analyses in the context of exciting biological, medical and health science research projects.
This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).
Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.
** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.