Informatics Educational Institutions & Programs
Morgan State University
|Provost||Gloria J. Gibson|
|Location||Baltimore, Maryland, United States|
|Colors||Blue and orange|
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. 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.
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
- 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.
- "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.