University of Toledo

University of Toledo
Type Public
Established 1872 (1872)
President Sharon Gaber
Location Toledo, Ohio, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Rocket gold and tower blue
Nickname Rockets
Website utoledo.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=19149

University of Toledo, commonly referred to as U of Toledo or UT, is a public research university located in Toledo, Ohio, United States. The university also operates a health science campus which includes the University of Toledo Medical Center. The university is organized into 14 different colleges and schools offering more than 300 academic programs.[1] UT is classified as a research university with high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.[2] The university enrolled more than 20,000 students according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[3]

Informatics programs

Bioinformatics

The following bioinformatics-related options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Biomedical Science, Concentration in Bioinformatics, Proteomics and Genomics
43.5 credit hours, completed in roughly two years
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.utoledo.edu/med/depts/bioinfo/masters.html

Graduate Certificate in Bioinformatics & Biomarkers
12 credit hours over four courses
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.utoledo.edu/med/depts/bioinfo/certificate_prog_descr.html

Health and clinical informatics

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

B.S. in Health Information Administration
125 credit hours
Available online? On-campus and online
Program URL: On-campus: http://www.utoledo.edu/hhs/him/degree_req.html; Online: http://www.utoledo.edu/online-degree-programs/programs/bachelors/health-information-administration-online.html

Graduate Certificate in Health Information Administration
32 credit hours; "Upon completion of the certificate program, students are eligible to sit for the national certification examination of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) to become a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA)."
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.utoledo.edu/hhs/him/CHIA_Program.html

Additional external links

References

  1. "About the University of Toledo". University of Toledo. http://www.utoledo.edu/campus/about/. Retrieved 13 December 2016. 
  2. "Standard Listings". Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Indiana University. http://carnegieclassifications.iu.edu/lookup/standard.php. Retrieved 13 December 2016. 
  3. "University of Toledo". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/university-of-toledo-3131. Retrieved 13 December 2016.