Master of Science in Bioinformatics
New York University

Program Details

Due to recent, unprecedented changes in biotech, biomedicine, biomanufacturing, and bioengineering, a massive amount of data exists which needs to be interpreted carefully, because a single mutation in a base could be the cause of a disease. The online MS in Bioinformatics degree program from New York University prepares graduates to address:

  • Infectious Diseases (e.g., Zika or Ebola)
  • Genetic Diseases (e.g., Cancer, Alzheimer's or Autism)
  • Public Health (Personalized Health Care Program, Diabetes or Obesity)
  • Agriculture (e.g., GMO, Genetically Modified Organisms)
  • Green Technology (e.g., Energy or Green House Gas Sequestration)


  • Must hold a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited institution
  • Personal statement
  • Current résumé or curriculum vitae
  • Official transcripts from all previously-attended post-secondary institutions
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Applicants who are applying for full-time enrollment must submit official GRE scores

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education