CENTER OF EXCELLENCE IN BIOMARKER RESEARCH & INDIVIDUALIZED MEDICINE (SCHOOL OF BRIM)

Certificate in Bioinformatics & Biomarkers

The Bioinformatics and Biomarkers Certificate Program introduces students to the newly evolving fields of bioinformatics, proteomics and genomics, and provides a core knowledge of analytical approaches used in these fields. 

    • The curriculum is designed to complement coursework and research of students enrolled in the University of Toledo Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences Program, but also is open to other qualified students. 
    • Students can take one or two courses per term, earning the Certificate in one or two years.
    • Currently enrolled UT PhD in Biomedical Sciences or MSBS students may take individual BPG courses as electives, with permission of the instructor. To receive a Certificate in Bioformatics and Biomarkers, an online application must be submitted.
    • The Program is a joint effort of the University of Toledo Main and Health Science Campuses, and Bowling Green State University. 

STUDENT LEARNING OBJECTIVES (SLO's) for Certificate Program here.

REQUIRED COURSES

APPLYING

Current UT graduate students: 

1. Completed online application
2
. Statement of Purpose
3. One letter of recommendation. A letter which was submitted when you applied to your current graduate program may be used.

Applicants who are not UT graduate students:

1. Completed online application.
2. Official transcripts.  Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA; degree in process will be considered.
3. Earned baccalaureate and GRE, or earned graduate degree from an accredited college or university.
4. Three (3) letters of recommendation, signed, and on official letterhead.

FOR ACCEPTED CERTIFICATE STUDENTS

After being accepted into the Certificate Program, a Plan of Study form must be filled out and submitted. A mostly complete form can be found here

FOR CURRENT UT PhD STUDENTS

If you are currently in a graduate student in a PhD program at UT, and you have taken the four required courses for the Certificate, you do not have to apply online.  Simply complete the Request to Add a Graduate Certificate form found here, and return it to the Graduate School.

Financial details can be found at the UT Treasurer's Office here

 

 

 

Last Updated: 9/18/18