M.S. Student Resources

Resources for MS Students


Contact the Graduate Program Coordinator directly for a list of companies who are currently hiring Bioinformatics interns.

Create a profile on Handshake to access internship postings.

• Registration Form

• Course Adjustment Form

Petition for Approval of Credits for Transfer

• Bioinformatics Program Petition Form Use this form to use one course in lieu of another or to request a waiver for requirement. Please be sure to attach any relevant course descriptions.

Additional Graduate School of Arts & Sciences Procedures and Forms 

BU Bioinformatics Program Merit Scholarships

Tuition assistance is available to master’s students in the form of Merit Scholarships, which provide partial tuition to five full-time MS students. These scholarships are awarded at the time of admission and do not require a separate application. These awards are made to both international students and U.S. citizens who have demonstrated excellent academic ability and who have demonstrated enthusiasm and knowledge in the field of Bioinformatics.

Additional Resources