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University/Institute: Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)
Location: United States - Richmond
Focus: Bioinformatics
Recommended Undergraduate Degrees: None
Degree Offered: BS/BSc/BA/B.Eng (4 years)BS/BSc/BA/B.Eng (Major/Primary Degree)

Program Goals:

1. Graduates will have acquired fundamental skills in oral and written communication, critical thinking, information fluency and quantitative literacy, placed within the context of bioinformatics and science in general.

2. Graduates will have acquired fundamental knowledge in the basic scientific disciplines of biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics, computer science and statistics.

3. Graduates will be able to use the process of science to good effect, to formulate a significant problem, to find and critically build upon the work of others in multiple fields, to use or devise appropriate tools (including those of bioinformatics) to address the problem, and, finally, to communicate their results in a meaningful way to the world.

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://cbds.vcu.edu/academics/undergraduate/

Contact Person: Michael Rosenberg ( cbds@vcu.edu )

Last updated: Feb 28, 2020

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