Biomedical and Public Health Analytics Specialization

Specialization Educational Objectives

In addition to the core objectives, a student graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Data Analytics with a specialization in Biomedical and Public Health Analytics will:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the core sub-disciplines of biomedical informatics and public health that play a role in the design, implementation, and management of clinical, research, and translational information systems.
  • describe the contributing theoretical frameworks that are conventionally used to inform the design and use of biological data, medical information systems, and integrative data discovery and analysis tools.
  • apply critical evaluation skills that allow for the analysis of system design, interpretation and utilization of biomedical and public health information systems and data. 

Degree Planning Resources

These documents outline the prerequisite structure within the core curriculum and demonstrate how students flow through the required courses for the Data Analytics major with a specialization in Biomedical and Public Health Analytics. They should be used as guides only. Semester course offerings are subject to change.


Since AU 2022 with NEW GE (GEN)

Before AU 2022 with LEGACY GE (GEL)


Specialization Requirements

Students specializing in Biomedical and Public Health Analytics must take the following prerequisite courses. As noted on the General Education (GE) Requirements page, these courses also partially satisfy the GE Natural Science requirement.

All students specializing in Biomedical and Public Health Analytics must complete the following specialization requirements.

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