University of the Sciences

University of the Sciences
Type Private
Established 1821 (1821)
President Kathleen Mayes
Location Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Maroon and grey
Nickname Jaguars
Website usciences.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=19338

University of the Sciences (USciences), officially known as the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, is a private science and health services university in the Spruce Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The university is organized into four colleges and 15 departments, offering undergraduate and graduate programs on over 50 subjects.[1] The university enrolled 2,664 students 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
30 credit hours, completed in roughly two years; Two tracks available: Biotechnology and Computational
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.gradschool.usciences.edu/bioinformatics/bioinformatics-program-overview


Fellowship in Bioinformatics (Kathleen Mayes)
"Each student will receive a $618 award per registered credit hour to be applied directly to their tuition."
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.gradschool.usciences.edu/tuition/other_fellowships.shtml


Additional external links

References

  1. "Science and Healthcare Degree Programs, Majors and Minors". University of the Sciences. http://www.usciences.edu/academics/programs. Retrieved 13 December 2016. 
  2. "University of the Sciences". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/university-of-the-sciences-3353. Retrieved 13 December 2016.