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2021/2022 University Catalog 
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Bioinformatics and Medical Informatics, Professional Science Master Concentration, M.S.

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(Major Code: 07994) (SIMS Code: 771489)

In addition to meeting the requirements for classified graduate standing and the basic requirements for the master’s degree as described in Requirements for Master’s Degrees , the student must complete a program of study totaling 38 units for the concentration in professional science master and 33 units for the master of science as described below. At least half of the units required must be in 600- and 700-numbered courses. Courses required to remove undergraduate deficiencies are in addition to the minimum number of units required for the degree. No more than a total of six units in courses numbered 797 and 798 will be accepted toward the degree.

Advancement to Candidacy

All students must satisfy the general requirements for advancement to candidacy, as described in Requirements for Master’s Degrees .


Twelve units in a field complementary to the student’s background with approval of the graduate coordinator selected from the following courses.


Nine units of approved 500-, 600-, or 700-level electives in disciplines related to the student’s specialization with approval of the graduate coordinator.

Five Units of Research Including Thesis

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