Ohio State University

Ohio State University
Type Public
Established 1870 (1870)
President Michael V. Drake
Location Columbus, Ohio, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Scarlet and gray
Nickname Buckeyes
Website osu.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=32553

Ohio State University, commonly referred to as Ohio State or OSU, is a public research university in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Along with its main campus in Columbus, OSU also operates a regional campus system with regional campuses in Lima, Mansfield, Marion, Newark, and Wooster. The university offers more than 12,000 courses through its 18 colleges and schools.[1] The university enrolled more than 58,600 students, and it ranked 54 among national universities and 16 in "Top Public Schools" 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 Biomedical Informatics
48 credit hours, completed in roughly two years to three years; "Students will focus on gaining research competency and experience."
Available online? No
Program URL: https://medicine.osu.edu/bmi/education/prospective_students/ms-and-mph-degrees/pages/index.aspx

M.P.H. in Biomedical Informatics
48 credit hours, completed in roughly two years to three years; "Students will focus on applied practice."
Available online? No
Program URL: https://medicine.osu.edu/bmi/education/prospective_students/ms-and-mph-degrees/pages/index.aspx

Ph.D. in Computational Biology & Bioinformatics
?? credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL: https://medicine.osu.edu/bmi/education/prospective_students/ibgpbmitrack/pages/index.aspx

Ph.D. in Translational Bioinformatics
?? credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL: https://medicine.osu.edu/bmi/education/prospective_students/ibgpbmitrack/pages/index.aspx

Scholarships and Fellowships in Biomedical Informatics
A variety of programs through the department and university are available to help students with cost.
Available online? No
Program URL: https://medicine.osu.edu/bmi/education/prospective_students/fellowships-and-funding/pages/index.aspx

Health and clinical informatics

The following health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:

B.S. in Health Information and Management Systems
126–128 credit hours, 46–60 of which are general education requirements
Available online? No
Program URL: https://hrs.osu.edu/academics/undergraduate-programs/health-information-management-and-systems

M.S. in Allied Health, Emphasis on Health Informatics
30 credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL: https://hrs.osu.edu/academics/graduate-programs/ms-in-allied-health

Fellowship in Clinical Informatics
Two years; "The first year of the fellowship includes didactic biomedical informatics curriculum from The Ohio State University Department of Biomedical Informatics. A certificate will be attained at completion."
Available online? No
Program URL: https://medicine.osu.edu/bmi/education/prospective_students/ci-fellowship/pages/index.aspx

Additional external links

References

  1. "Quick Facts". Ohio State University. https://undergrad.osu.edu/majors-and-academics/quick-facts. Retrieved 17 November 2016. 
  2. "Ohio State University--Columbus". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/ohio-state-6883. Retrieved 17 November 2016.