Saint Louis University

Saint Louis University
Type Private non-profit
Established 1818 (1818)
Affiliation Roman Catholic (Jesuit)
President Fred Pestello
Location St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Blue and white
Nickname Billikens
Website slu.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=18709

Saint Louis University (SLU) is a private Roman Catholic four-year research university with campuses in St. Louis, Missouri, United States and Madrid, Spain. SLU offers about 100 undergraduate programs and 80 post-baccalaureate programs, along with programs adapted to working adults at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, including 25 completely online programs.[1] The university enrolled 12,914 students, and it ranked 96 among national universities and 55 in "Best Value Schools" according to 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 and Computational Biology
30 credit hours, completed in roughly two years
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.slu.edu/programs/graduate/bioinformatics-and-computational-biology-ms.php


Accelerated B.S./M.S. in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
"The program offers an accelerated option that allows undergraduates at SLU to earn a bachelor’s degree in biology, biochemistry, chemistry, computer science or mathematics and a M.S. in bioinformatics and computational biology, typically within five years for full-time students."
Available online? No
Program URL: http://bioinformatics.slu.edu/accelerated.html


Health and clinical informatics

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

Minor in Health Information Management
18 credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.slu.edu/programs/undergraduate/health-information-management.php


B.S. in Health Information Management
??? credit hours; "In addition to the traditional four-year degree, the department also offers an accelerated B.S. in health information management for students who already possess a bachelor’s degree."
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.slu.edu/programs/undergraduate/health-information-management.php


M.S. in Health Informatics
30 credit hours, completed in roughly two years
Available online? Partially
Program URL: http://www.slu.edu/health-informatics-graduate-program


Additional external links

References

  1. "Majors and Programs". Saint Louis University. http://www.slu.edu/programs/index.php. Retrieved 19 November 2016. 
  2. "St. Louis University". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/st-louis-university-2506. Retrieved 19 November 2016.