MS in Genomics &
Genomics Graduate Certificate

Proven everywhere your schedule takes you.

Learn how to better detect, diagnose and treat disease—while leading the future of healthcare—with genetic and genome-based research. Together with Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, USciences Online provides two 100% online programs—the MS in Genomics and Genomics Graduate Certificate—to help enhance your career, at your convenience, and on your schedule.

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MS in Genomics & Genomics Graduate Certificate

Proven everywhere your schedule takes you.

Learn how to better detect, diagnose and treat disease—while leading the future of healthcare—with genetic and genome-based research. Together with Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, USciences Online provides two 100% online program—the MS in Genomics and Genomics Graduate Certificate—to help enhance your career, at your convenience, and on your schedule.

About USciences 100% Online Genomics Programs

USciences offers two programs that prepare you for employment and advancement in the field of genomics, a global market that’s projected to reach $35.7 billion by 2024 and up from $18.9 billion in 2019.* Employment of genetic counselors is expected to grow 27% from 2018-2028 (much faster than the average for all occupations).**

  • MS in Genomics: 36-credit graduate program
  • Genomics Graduate Certificate: Four-course, 12-credit certificate program (that can also be applied toward completion of the MS in Genomics)

Genetics and genome-based research has already contributed to improved diagnostics and better decision-making tools for healthcare providers and their patients. By earning an MS in Genomics or Genomics Graduate Certificate, you’ll learn new concepts and approaches in the field—then leverage your knowledge and skills for improved disease research and patient care.

Students also benefit from:

Real-world coursework that addresses modern challenges and prepares students for career success

Accomplished, experienced faculty prepare students to pursue roles in the young, growing field of genomics, such as genetic counselor

100% online, flexible and career-focused programs for working professionals

A program that reflects the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) competencies

The 12-credit Genomics Graduate Certificate (which can also be applied toward the MS in Genomics) includes four courses:

  • Introduction to Genomics
  • Genetic Concepts Testing and Translation to Healthcare
  • Ethical, Legal, Social Issues in Genomics and Pharmacogenomics
  • Cancer Genomics and Applications for Genomics in Health and Disease

In addition to the courses included in the Graduate Certificate, the 36-credit MS in Genomics offers these courses and more:

  • Principles of Genetics
  • Chromosomes and Human Disease
  • Molecular Basis of Human Inherited Disease
  • Clinical Applications of Genetics and Genomics
  • Evolutionary Analysis

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History of innovation in science and healthcare-focused education spanning almost 200 years

Ranked among the top ten in the nation and #1 in PA, NJ, and DE for salary after graduation ($91,600)***

Access to opportunities in Philadelphia, a hub of world-renowned biotech and research institutions and organizations, and 15 major health systems

Lower and fixed tuition: No hidden fees or price increases during the course of your education

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