MS in Data Science and Analytics with Emphasis in Biotechnology

In addition to the core program objectives, graduates of the Masters of Science in Data Science and Analytics who pursue the Biotechnology emphasis area will achieve the following educational objectives:

  • Possess an in depth understanding of the data analytics needs in biotechnology industry and healthcare systems in the US and worldwide;
  • Have the ability to practice their analytic skill sets to applications in agriculture, human medicine, and health information systems in genomics, proteomics, phonemics, and electronic medical records;
  • Be able to present and interpret their data analytic results with actionable plans in biotech and healthcare industry.
Emphasis area courses:9
INFOINST 8005Applications of Bioinformatics Tools in Biological Research3
High-throughput Biomedical Data Analysis (course still in development)3
Biomedical Information Mining and Interpretation (course still in development)3