M.Sc. On Campus


Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

12 months
1036 USD/credit 31080 USD/year
1036 USD/credit 31080 USD/year
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The Fairbanks School of Public Health at the Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis offers the only MS in Biostatistics in the state. 


We offer a master degree in Biostatistics a the Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis. Located on Indiana’s premiere health and life sciences campus, you will discover exceptional faculty, nationally-recognized research, exciting study abroad options, an amazing network of alumni and mentors and exposure to top visiting experts. 

You will have hands-on learning opportunities right outside our doors through our connections with the IU School of Medicine, the Regenstrief Institute, the Indiana State Department of Health, the NCAA headquarters, Eli Lilly, the state’s top health systems, and so many more. Together, these advantages will provide you with the foundation you need to be a highly competitive candidate for today’s biostatistics jobs.

Why Choose Us For Your MS in Biostatistics Degree?

  • We’re the only MS in Biostatistics program in Indiana.
  • We have an outstanding faculty.
  • We’re flexible enough to accommodate both full-time and part-time students.
  • Our close proximity to top researchers, the largest health systems in Indiana, Eli Lilly, the NCAA, the Indiana statehouse, and the Indiana State Department of Health gives our students unparalleled opportunities to gain hands on experience through experiential learning, internships, and capstone projects.
  • Our Study Abroad programs offers opportunities to gain new perspectives by studying in Europe, Latin and South American, Asia and Africa.
  • We offer outstanding Career Services support to our students and alumni. We don’t just help you get the degree, we also help you land the job of your dreams.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Basic Probability Applications
  • Mathematical Statistics 
  • Statistical Inference
  • Biostatistics Method I-Linear Model in Public Health 
  • Biostatistics Method II-Categorical Data Analysis 
  • Biostatistics Computing 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application, admission, and degree-granting requirements and regulations shall be applied equitably to all individuals, applicants and students regardless of age, gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or national origin.
  • All applicants must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college, show evidence of satisfactory preparation in math and computer skills and have acceptable academic record.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1036 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    31080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1036 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Indianapolis

1017 - 1926 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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