San Diego State University

San Diego State University

Bioinformatics & Medical Informatics Research Center (BMIRC)


Student Services, 3356

San Diego, CA 92182

United States


(619) 594-5821

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Bioinformatics & Medical Informatics Research Center (BMIRC)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

San Diego State University’s BMI graduate program offers an interdisciplinary education to students with a background in chemistry, biology, computer science, mathematics, physics, or engineering. The program provides training in three branches of research and development,  including algorithm development; human-computer interface (GUI); and biological and medical systems.  The first year of the program is dedicated to developing areas complementary to the student's background, while the second year is spent furthering knowledge within the student's specialization. The program offers two paths:  a traditional Master of Science with a thesis, and  a Professional Science Master's (PSM) path with an internship along with business and management courses to better prepare students for industry leadership roles.  For more detailed information, please visit our website.


SDSU is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University II

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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