Professional Science Masters in Bioinformatics
University of Maine

Program Details

The online PSM in Bioinformatics degree program from the University of Maine focuses on the application of mathematical, statistical, and computational approaches to understand biological processes. The interdisciplinary curriculum includes courses in the fields of mathematics, computer science, spatial information science and engineering, and molecular and cell biology. Graduates are prepared for positions such as:

  • Computational Biologist
  • Biology Database Specialist
  • Bioinformatics Specialist
  • Bioinformatics Analyst


  • U.S. bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, or a four-year international equivalent
  • Official academic transcript
  • Letter of interest, including motivation to pursue an advanced degree
  • GRE scores
  • Three letters of recommendation from professional or academic references

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education