Genomics and Bioinformatics Certificate

Genomics and Bioinformatics Professional Certificate

Expand your knowledge by learning how to identify, analyze, and integrate genomic and high-dimensional multi-omic data into population and personalized health with a Genomics and Bioinformatics Certificate from UTHealth Houston School of Public Health.

Enhance your education with a graduate certificate in genomics and bioinformatics. The certificate is intended for professionals in academic, clinical, and research settings who are now or soon to be faced with complex genomic and multi-omic data.

Students, clinicians, and researchers enrolled in the program will be equipped with a unique set of skills needed to compete and lead in genomic sciences. These skills, obtained through a structured set of courses in computational genetics, clinical genetics, and genetic epidemiology, will assist students in understanding advances in human genetics and bioinformatics and its application to research and practice. 

The Genomics and Bioinformatics Certificate can be completed in 12 months if the required courses are taken in three consecutive semesters. Certification is available for degree, and non-degree seeking students. 

Course delivery available completely online


Alanna Morrison, PhD
Co-Director, Human Genetics Center
Chair, Department of Epidemiology

Bing Yu, PhD, FAHA
Co-Director, Human Genetics Center
Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology

JR.F. Bright
Academic & Admissions Advisor