Bioinformatics Curiosity Badge (6 credits)
Professionals interested in expanding their knowledge of the bioinformatics can accomplish their learning goals as they pursue the Bioinformatics Curiosity Badge. Students may complete any 6 credits of 100-500 level courses or courses combined with a workshop. Completion of the courses in this badge will enable a student to confirm their fundamental interest in these areas and serve as a steppingstone for future studies and career development activities.
Upon completion of the following badge requirements, students will be issued the Bioinformatics Curiosity digital badge for use on their resume, online portfolio, website, and social media pages.
- 6 credits from 100-500 level FAES courses in different areas of bioinformatics and data science: bioinformatics and data science (BIOF), statistics (STAT), or mathematics (MATH), or 4 credits of BIOF, MATH, or STAT courses combined with one qualifying workshop.
- For all qualifying courses, students must earn a letter grade of C or above or a “pass” if the course is pass/fail. Audited courses do not qualify toward the digital badge.
- Courses and workshops completed since January 2021 can be counted toward the digital badge.