Graduate Certificate in Biomedical Informatics / Data, Modeling & Analysis
Stanford University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Biomedical Informatics: Data, Modeling & Analysis program explores the design and implementation of novel quantitative and computational methods that solve challenging problems across the entire spectrum of biology and medicine.  The curriculum is tailored to meet each student’s interests and career goals but each student gains knowledge and skills in bio- and clinical informatics and develops in-depth understandings of the techniques used to analyze vast amounts of biological data.  Students learn:

  • Decision science methodologies for the implementation of information systems
  • Knowledge representations and models that support medical decision-making
  • Techniques to analyze biological data from high throughput approaches
  • Topics ranging from sequence, structure, and function analysis to databases and visualization

Requirements

  • From 9-12 credits for completion
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Official transcripts
  • Prerequisites in calculus, computer programming, statistics, and biology

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission