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Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

University/Institute: University of Idaho
Location: United States - Moscow
Focus: Bioinformatics
Recommended Undergraduate Degrees: Biology, Computer Science, Math/Statistics
Degree Offered: MS/Ph.D/Certificate (< 1 year) (Major/Primary Degree)

Key characteristics of program:

A BCB degree requires coursework and practical experience in biology, mathematics, statistics, and computer science. The focus of the degree is on learning to develop and use computational and mathematical tools to analyze biological data.

Program Goals:

The program has a stronger focus on statistical analysis than is typical in a bioinformatics program, but we emphasize computation and genomics more than is typical for a biostatistics program.


Additional Information

Year Program Established: 2000
Scholarships/assistanceships may be available: Yes
Type of academic terms: Semester

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

Program URL: https://www.uidaho.edu/sci/bcb

Contact Person: Eva Top ( bcb@uidaho.edu )

Last updated: Jun 26, 2018

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