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Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Informatics

Powering health science research with big data

You can learn how to use biomedical data as a tool for improving lives. Translate basic research into better health care, and drive innovation in the field of information technology, when you complete a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Informatics.

You can develop the skills to become an informatics leader in the bioinformatics, clinical, pharmaceutical, or health care industries. Follow your passion as you pursue your degree through our Department of BioHealth Informatics. You’ll specialize in one of these fields:

  • Bioinformatics
  • Premedical Bioinformatics
  • Digital Health
  • Health informatics

Learn more about our specializations

What to expect

Students enrolled in our Biomedical Informatics degree program learn how to effectively use biomedical data, information, and knowledge for scientific inquiry, problem-solving, and decision making, motivated by efforts to improve human health. You’ll study bioinformatics and computational biology, consumer health informatics, and clinical informatics.

2+2 Program

A cooperative education agreement between our school and the Vellore Institute of Technology in India enables students who complete two years of study at VIT to apply to enroll in the Biomedical Informatics program at our Indianapolis campus.

Up to 60 credits from VIT can transfer to fulfill course credits for our Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Informatics.

How to apply for admission as an international student

Our Biomedical Informatics degree is the first and only undergraduate program in Biomedical Informatics in Indiana and the Midwest.

Don’t just imagine where you want to be

Develop the skills to achieve your goals through our highly customizable degree program. Whether your dream is to treat patients, study the nature of disease, or analyze the data, your degree prepares you to be part of a dynamic health-focused workforce.

Careers in Biomedical Informatics

Hope Willis

Hope Willis

Junior, Biomedical Informatics
Evansville, IN

Drug Discovery

Never did I think as a sophomore in college I would be working on a research project with Ph.D. students. If I would not have chosen the program, I don't think I would be getting the opportunities I do now!

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Accelerated studies save you time and money

You can graduate with both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in just 5 years.

Spend less, and get where you want to be faster. Take advantage of accelerated graduate studies, increasing career opportunities and your earning potential. Our Biomedical Informatics program lets you earn a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Informatics and one of these degrees:

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