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Biostatistics

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
1043 USD/credit
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About

The Biostatistics Department of the UTHealth School of Public Health (SPH) offers graduate studies leading to the Master of Science (MS) and Master of Public Health (MPH) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degrees.

Overview

Biostatistics is a discipline encompassing the study and development of statistical, mathematical, and computer methods applied to the biological and health sciences. Biostatisticians play a key role in the design, conduct and analysis of research studies of health and disease. There is ample opportunity for experience in consulting and collaborative research. Alumni of the Biostatistics program are prominent in academia, industry and government.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundation of Biostatistics
  • Intermediate Biostatistics
  • Applied Statistical Analysis I
  • Applied Statistical Analysis II
  • Theory of Biostatistics I

For more information, please visit the programme website.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate degree in statistics, mathematics, computer science, or one of the physical, biological, or social sciences
  • At least a B average (on a 4.0 system) in prior academic work
  • Requires calculus and linear algebra
  • Satisfactory score on Graduate Records Exam (GRE)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1043 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1043 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1043 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1043 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    245 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 245 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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