Graduate Pathway in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

An INTO SLU Graduate Pathway program in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology will prepare you to enter your next semester of a master’s degree program at Saint Louis University. Upon successful completion of the Graduate Pathway program and meeting university requirements for graduate admission, you may enter your next semester of graduate study at Saint Louis University. This transition from an INTO program to a university degree program is called progression.

Degree Program Components

2-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 9 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 21 credit hours remaining toward degree

1-Semester:

  • 30 credit hour program
  • 6 credit hours apply from Pathway
  • 24 credit hours remaining toward degree

Course features

  • Develop your knowledge and skills through active learning in your chosen subject area.
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students.
  • Adapt to studying in the US with a strong focus on study and research skills.
  • Improve your English level and develop the vocabulary for your chosen degree subject.
  • Students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge and skills through internships after completing course work.
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Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17+ subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and listening), PTEA 50, or IELA 176 (169 subscores in reading and writing).

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in Engineering or closely related field. 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale. Current résumé. Professional goals statement. 3 letters of recommendation.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
19 August 2019 17 December 2019 1 Semester
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$26,070

Class information

Class size: 30

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 70 (13+ subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 6.0 (5.5+ subscores in reading and listening), PTEA 48, Completion of AE Level 5, or IELA 169 (162 subscores in reading and writing).

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in biology, biochemistry, computer science, mathematics, statistics or closely related field. 2.75 GPA on 4.0 scale. 3 letters of recommendation.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
19 August 2019 12 May 2020 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$33,940

Class information

Class size: 30

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.
Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17+ subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and listening), PTEA 50, or IELA 176 (169 subscores in reading and writing).

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in Engineering or closely related field. 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale. Current résumé. Professional goals statement. 3 letters of recommendation.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2020 15 December 2020 1 Semester
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*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.


Class information

Class size: 30

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Graduate Pathway programs allow you to begin earning credits toward a Master's degree even if you do not meet the direct entry requirements.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 70 (13+ subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 6.0 (5.5+ subscores in reading and listening), PTEA 48, Completion of AE Level 5, or IELA 169 (162 subscores in reading and writing).

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in biology, biochemistry, computer science, mathematics, statistics or closely related field. 2.75 GPA on 4.0 scale. 3 letters of recommendation.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2020 11 May 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.


Class information

Class size: 30

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17+ subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and listening), PTEA 50, or IELA 176 (169 subscores in reading and writing).

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in Engineering or closely related field. 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale. Current résumé. Professional goals statement. 3 letters of recommendation.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
19 August 2019 17 December 2019 1 Semester
View Term dates
$26,070

Class information

Class size: 30

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 70 (13+ subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 6.0 (5.5+ subscores in reading and listening), PTEA 48, Completion of AE Level 5, or IELA 169 (162 subscores in reading and writing).

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in biology, biochemistry, computer science, mathematics, statistics or closely related field. 2.75 GPA on 4.0 scale. 3 letters of recommendation.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
19 August 2019 12 May 2020 2 Semesters
View Term dates
$33,940

Class information

Class size: 30

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
Please select your course delivery method with the toggle below.

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 75 (17+ subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 6.0 (5.5 subscores in reading and listening), PTEA 50, or IELA 176 (169 subscores in reading and writing).

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in Engineering or closely related field. 3.0 GPA on 4.0 scale. Current résumé. Professional goals statement. 3 letters of recommendation.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2020 15 December 2020 1 Semester
View Term dates
*

*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.

Class information

Class size: 30

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:

How do I qualify?

English language requirements:

TOEFL iBT 70 (13+ subscores in reading and listening), IELTS 6.0 (5.5+ subscores in reading and listening), PTEA 48, Completion of AE Level 5, or IELA 169 (162 subscores in reading and writing).

Age requirements: 16 years and above
Academic requirements:

Undergraduate degree or equivalent in biology, biochemistry, computer science, mathematics, statistics or closely related field. 2.75 GPA on 4.0 scale. 3 letters of recommendation.

Don't meet the English language level?
Apply for our Academic English

Dates and prices

Start date End date Course length Tuition
17 August 2020 11 May 2021 2 Semesters
View Term dates
*

*Please note that the prices for courses due to commence in the academic year 2019 – 2020 have not yet been confirmed. The prices shown for the current academic year of 2018 – 2019 will be subject to an increase of up to a maximum of 4%. As soon as the prices for 2019 – 2020 are confirmed they will be updated so please continue to check here for the most up to date information*.

Class information

Class size: 30

Where will it take me?

This course leads to the following degrees:
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