Informatics Educational Institutions & Programs
University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign
|Chancellor||Robert R. Jones|
|Location||Champaign–Urbana, Illinois, United States|
|Colors||Blue and orange|
University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign — also known as U of I, University of Illinois, or simply Illinois — is a public research-intensive university in Illinois, United States. More specifically, the campus spans the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana, together known as Champaign-Urbana. It is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system and a founding member of the Big Ten Conference. UI is classified as a research university with very high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. The university enrolled nearly 46,000 students, and it ranked 44 among national universities and tenth in "Top Public Schools" according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.
The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:
- M.S. in Bioinformatics
- 36 credit hours, completed in roughly two years; "Note that the thesis option in the iSchool bioinformatics master's program is OPTIONAL."
- Available online? No
- Program URL: https://ischool.illinois.edu/academics/degrees/ms-bioinformatics
- "Standard Listings". Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Indiana University. http://carnegieclassifications.iu.edu/lookup/standard.php. Retrieved 30 November 2016.
- "University of Illinois--Urbana-Champaign". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/uiuc-1775. Retrieved 30 November 2016.