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Mathematical Modeling in Bioscience

University/Institute: East Tennessee State University (ETSU)
Location: United States - Johnson City
Focus: Math/Statistics
Recommended Undergraduate Degrees: Biology, Computer Science, Math/Statistics, Other: physics
Degree Offered: Diploma/Certificate (1 year)Diploma/Certificate (Major/Primary Degree)

Key characteristics of program:

Completely online and can be completed in one year. One course in the summer, two in the fall and two in the spring. Intended for professionals needing to add analytical/quantitative aspects to their resume or graduate students wanting to supplement their program.

Program Goals:

The purpose of this certificate is to allow students to develop the skills in computational science including; computational biology, analytics, predictive modeling and stochastic processes, since these skills are needed at the cutting edge of contemporary science and technology.

In addition to those proficient in the mathematical sciences, the certificate is also recommended for those who are from diverse undergraduate majors including biological sciences, chemistry, computer science, physics and related scientific disciplines with a desire to enter the computational arena.

Additional Information

Year Program Established: 2014
Scholarships/assistanceships may be available: No
Type of academic terms: Semester

Average number of applicants per year: 10
Average number of applicants accepted per year: 10
Average number of incoming students per year: 10
Average number of graduates per year: 0

Program URL: http://www.etsu.edu/iqb

Contact Person: Debra Knisley ( knisleyd@etsu.edu )

Last updated: Apr 14, 2014

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