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Master's Program

Bioinformatics Track

This track emphasizes applications to health, especially genomics and precision medicine. Graduates of this track will be skilled in developing and applying genomic tools. This track is NOT available online.

Best suited for computer scientists and biologists.

Biomedical Informatics Courses


Fall Semester 

BMI 6018 - Introduction to Programming

BMI 6203 - Clinical Database Design

BMI 6030 - Foundations of Bioinformatics

BMI 6810 - Business Seminar Series

Spring Semester

BMI 6106 - Intro to Probability & Statistics

BMI 6120 - Standards in Biomedical Informatics

BMI 6810 - Business Seminar Series

COMP 5360 - Intro to Data Science 


*Note: Practicums range from 1 to 4 credits; however, they must be completed in Year 2 before the Capstone presentation.

Fall Semester 

BMI 6015 - Applied Machine Learning for Biomedical Data

BMI 6810 - Business Seminar Series

CS 6630 - Visualization for Data Science

Spring Semester

BMI 6305 - Principles of Leadership

BMI 6810 - Business Seminar Series

BMI 6016 - Biomedical Data Wrangling and Quality

Elective - 1 of the following: Foundations in Personalized Medicine; Computational Genomics; Complex Disease, or other relevant course

BMI 6975 - Non-Theses Capstone Project: Presentation & Exam

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MS Application Deadline

February 15th

Decisions are typically delivered within
4-6 weeks after the submission deadline.

Online Application

Biomedical Informatics at the University of Utah