Advanced Certificate Bioinformatics

General

Program Description

Bioinformatics Online

Complement your life sciences or MD advanced degree with a Bioinformatics Advanced Certificate Degree, providing you the tools to manage and study data. Emerging from unprecedented investigations into biological phenomena over the last decades, the in-demand ?eld of bioinformatics organizes and translates vast streams of data from living organisms generated by the Human Genome Project and other more recent studies. If you are seeking a role as an expert in bioinformatics, you need a thorough appreciation of biology, chemistry, and computer science. This online advanced certificate prepares you to join a talented cadre of creative specialists in the fast-paced pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Students who earn a Bioinformatics Advanced Certificate may apply those credits towards the Bioinformatics Master's Degree. Note that only 9 credits from the Advanced Certificate can be used towards the Bioinformatics Master Degree program.

4 Required Courses (12 Credits)

Required Core Courses (9 Credits)

  • Bioinformatics I: Sequence Analysis BI-GY 7533 3 Credits
  • Next Generation Sequence Analysis BI-GY 7653 3 Credits
  • Computational Tools Perl & Bioperl BI-GY 7643 3 Credits

Choose 1 Elective (3 credits)

  • Proteomics BI-GY 7543 3 Credits
  • Transcriptomics BI-GY 7633 3 Credits
  • Foundations of Computer Science CS-GY 6003 3 Credits
Last updated November 2017

About the School

NYU Tandon School of Engineering is one of the nation’s most respected schools of engineering, applied sciences, management and technology. Now, NYU Tandon Online (formerly NYU-ePoly) offers the oppor ... Read More

NYU Tandon School of Engineering is one of the nation’s most respected schools of engineering, applied sciences, management and technology. Now, NYU Tandon Online (formerly NYU-ePoly) offers the opportunity to earn an advanced graduate degree or certificate fully online. Read less