B.Sc. On Campus


The University of Alabama at Birmingham

48 months
925 USD/credit
850 USD/credit
357 USD/credit
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


We offer a bachelor degree in Bioinformatics at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. Bioinformatics is an emerging field that involves managing and analyzing large amounts of data about living things—data that will help us treat human diseases and make breakthroughs that will improve our lives. 


The University of Alabama at Birmingham offers a bachelor degree in Bioinformatics. Graduates launch careers as data analysts, software engineers, research specialists, computational biologists, and data managers.

Key Features 

  • In fact, we specifically designed our bioinformatics program to prepare you for a wide range of career paths. 
  • We give you a solid foundation that includes biology, computer science, public health, math, genetics, and chemistry, as well as seminars, electives, and a capstone project. Then we show you how to put your knowledge to use with research projects, access to resources, internships, opportunities to study abroad, and other activities.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Bioinformatics
  • Biological Data Management
  • Visual Analytics for Bioinformatics
  • Research in Bioinformatics
  • Bioinformatics Capstone
  • Honors Bioinformatics Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • a completed application;
  • a nonrefundable $40 application fee;
  • official proof of English proficiency (unless English is your first language);
  • official transcripts*. All documents must be sent in English.
  • If you are studying or living in the United States currently, you must send a copy of proof of your immigration status (passport, I-94, visa, and/or I-797 approval notice).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    925 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 925 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    850 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 850 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    357 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 357 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Birmingham

1019 - 1648 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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