Unlock answers to the important scientific questions with a minor in Bioinformatics! Learn about the intersections of biology and computer science and become proficient in the development, storing, and analyzing of complex biological data, particularly with DNA, RNA, and protein sequences. The study of Bioinformatics will allow students to confidently process raw data to compare genes, look at evolutionary relationships between organisms, and aid in scientific discoveries in medicine, pharmaceuticals, and biology.

The Bioinformatics curriculum offers a glimpse into this growing global industry and can prepare students for graduate education or open doors to many different careers in academia, healthcare, medicine, agriculture, and biotechnology just to name a few.

Offered through the College of Arts and Science’s Biology Department, the Bioinformatics minor is open to all majors. The program may be of particular interest to students pursuing a degree in Biology, Chemistry, Health Services, Forensic Science, Criminal Justice, and Mathematics. 

Learn about Trinity’s Inclusive Excellence in STEM initiative.

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Degree Type: Minor
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Unlock answers to the important scientific questions with a minor in Bioinformatics! Learn about the intersections of biology and computer science and become proficient in the development, storing, and analyzing of complex biological data, particularly with DNA, RNA, and protein sequences. The study of Bioinformatics will allow students to confidently process raw data to compare genes, look at evolutionary relationships between organisms, and aid in scientific discoveries in medicine, pharmaceuticals, and biology.

The Bioinformatics curriculum offers a glimpse into this growing global industry and can prepare students for graduate education or open doors to many different careers in academia, healthcare, medicine, agriculture, and biotechnology just to name a few.

Offered through the College of Arts and Science’s Biology Department, the Bioinformatics minor is open to all majors. The program may be of particular interest to students pursuing a degree in Biology, Chemistry, Health Services, Forensic Science, Criminal Justice, and Mathematics. 

Learn about Trinity’s Inclusive Excellence in STEM initiative.

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Bioinformatics Engineer
Data Scientist
IT Consultant
Clinical Lab Tech
Software Developer
Genetic Counselor
Professor

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