Intercollegiate Program in Bioinformatics Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Boston University

Intercollegiate Program in Bioinformatics Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Boston University

Boston, MA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
39%
61%
student ratio
101
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
42%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Bioinformatics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 10
    • Doctoral Degrees 12
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted and internship
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

42% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 174
    • Accepted 74
    • Acceptance Rate 42
    • Enrolled 27
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $95
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 1st December 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degrees3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, and personal statement, resume
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, 3 letters of recommendation, transcripts, and personal statement, resume
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsDecember 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students101
    • Female Percentage39%
    • Male Percentage61%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students101
    • Part-time Percentage14%
    • Full-time Percentage86%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian36%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian12%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races8%
    • Unknown or International Student33%

Location & Contact

Intercollegiate Program in Bioinformatics

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Boston University

One Silber Way
Boston, MA 02215
United States

Tom Tullius

Director

Phone: 617-353-2482
Email: tullius@bu.edu

David King

Administrator

Phone: 617-358-0751
Fax: 617-353-5929
Email: dking@bu.edu

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