New Application to the School of Biomedical Informatics
  • Please Choose a Program To Begin Your Application


    Certificate July 1 November 1 March 1
    Master's July 1 November 1 March 1
    PhD December 1 July 1 N/A
    DHI March 1 Only one DHI cohort will be admitted annually.


    • Current students in the certificate program applying to the master's program should complete at least 3 classes before applying.
    • It is highly recommended for current SBMI students and alumni applying to either the master’s or the doctoral programs to submit at least one reference letter from an SBMI faculty member.
    • Applicants to our master’s program that have earned a graduate or professional degree or who have relevant healthcare or computer science work experience may submit a request for a waiver of the GRE requirement for admission to the School of Biomedical Informatics. Please contact for more information.
    • Dual Degree applicants must submit an application to both SBMI and the other participating institution.
    • All Joint programs require pre-applications.


    Effective July 1, 2019, with Spring 2020 admissions, F1 sponsorship is no longer available for any SBMI Certificate programs.

    Students on an F1 student visa are not eligible to enroll in the SBMI Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics – Applied Track or the Doctorate in Health Informatics program.

    Students admitted to the SBMI Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics – Research Track or the Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Informatics programs are eligible for F1 sponsorship.

    All applicants with international college transcripts must upload a course by course education evaluation report by either or World Education Services (WES ICAP) or Educational Credential Evaluators. The verified transcripts used for the evaluation need to be included with the education evaluation.

    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS (International English Language Testing System) results.
    The minimum acceptable score for TOEFL is an 87. The minimum acceptable score on IELTS is a 7.

Admission Requirements and Curriculum's for Available Programs at SBMI