University of Hawaii at Manoa

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University of Hawaii at Manoa
Type Public
Established 1907 (1907)
Chancellor Robert Bley-Vroman
President David Lassner
Location Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
Campus Urban
Colors Green and white
Nickname Rainbow Warriors/Wahine

University of Hawaii at Manoa (also known as University of Hawaiʻi, UH Mānoa, or simply UH) is a public co-educational research university as well as the flagship campus of the University of Hawaiʻi system. The school is located in Mānoa, an affluent neighborhood of Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, approximately three miles east and inland from downtown Honolulu and one mile from Ala Moana and Waikiki. The university offers nearly 90 bachelor's, 90 master's, and 50 doctoral programs.[1] The university is classified as a research university with very high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.[2] The university enrolled more than 18,800 students, and it ranked 169 among national universities and 89 in "Top Public Schools" according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[3]

Informatics programs

Health and clinical informatics

The following bioinformatics- / health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:

Ph.D. in Communication & Information Sciences, Biomedical Informatics Focus
?? credit hours; "CIS PhD students choose one primary focus area and two secondary focus areas in which they will be given comprehensive exams."
Available online? No
Program URL:

Additional external links


  1. "UH Mānoa Distinctions". University of Hawaii at Manoa. Retrieved 29 November 2016. 
  2. "Standard Listings". Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Indiana University. Retrieved 29 November 2016. 
  3. "University of Hawaii at Manoa". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. Retrieved 29 November 2016.