Morgan State University

Morgan State University
Type Public coeducational
Established 1867 (1867)
Chairman Kweisi Mfume
President David Wilson
Provost Gloria J. Gibson
Location Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Blue and orange
Nickname Bears
Website morgan.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=18554

Morgan State University (commonly referred to as MSU, Morgan State, or Morgan) is a public research university and historically black college (HBCU) in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Morgan is Maryland's designated public urban university and the largest HBCU in Maryland. Although a public institution, MSU is not a part of the University System of Maryland; the school opted out and possesses its own governing Board of Regents. MSU offers baccalaureate degrees in 44 fields, master's degrees in 35 fields, doctoral degrees in 15 fields, and eight online programs through its 11 colleges, schools, and institutes.[1] The university enrolled 7,725 students, and it ranked 20 among historically black colleges and universities in U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[2]

Informatics programs

Bioinformatics

The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Bioinformatics
36 credit hours over 12 courses; "Students who have not completed their thesis in the fourth semester - to continue their study/research have to take Thesis Mentor supervision (2 credits), Thesis Guidance in Bioinformatics (2 credits), or any other (3 credits) course."
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.morgan.edu/school_of_computer_mathematical_and_natural_sciences/graduate_programs/ms_in_bioinformatics.html

Additional external links

References

  1. 2016MAR_v05-5-16web.pdf "Morgan State University: 2016 Bear Facts" (PDF). Morgan State University. 2016. pp. 30. http://www.morgan.edu//Documents/BearFacts 2016MAR_v05-5-16web.pdf. Retrieved 16 November 2016. 
  2. "Morgan State University". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/morgan-state-2083. Retrieved 16 November 2016.