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Biostatistics

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
42500 USD/year
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About

This program is designed to prepare you for a career as a data analyst and applied statistician in the biomedical sciences. It is the ideal advanced degree choice if your goal is to work as a biostatistician in a clinical, research, or industry setting. It also serves as a perfect stepping stone on the path to a doctoral degree in Biostatistics or Epidemiology.

Overview

Program Structure

Presented in a one-year, full-time format, the program offers you rigorous and comprehensive didactic training in high-quality clinical and translational research. Our curriculum emphasizes strong quantitative training, critical thinking skills, and practical strategies for addressing complex challenges of novel, clinical research. You will be part of a small cohort consisting of only 5-10 students, giving you the opportunity to gain excellent mentorship and individualized attention from faculty across biostatistics and a variety of other disciplines.

Within the context of a world-class medical school and health system, our graduate school provides you with a stimulating and collaborative environment where you can make the critical connections between science, biostatistics, medicine, education, and health care delivery.

Programme Structure

  • Introduction to Advanced Biostatistics
  • Fundamentals of Epidemiology
  • Probability and Inference 
  • Introduction to BioMedical & Translational Informatics
  • Applied Linear Models 
  • Analysis of Categorical Data
  • Applied Biostatistics in Clinical Trials
  • Analysis of Longitudinal Data
  • Survival Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

34 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Eligibility – Theory and Methods Track
  • At least one college-level linear algebra course with grade of B or higher
  • At least two semesters of college-level calculus with grade of B or higher
  • GRE (Optional)
  • TOEFL if you are coming from a non-English speaking country
Eligibility – Clinical Applications Track
  • Be a clinical researcher (hold a degree in medical sciences and be actively involved in clinical research)
  • At least one semester of college-level calculus with grade of B or higher
  • At least one college-level linear algebra course with grade of B or higher
  • GRE (Optional)
  • TOEFL if you are coming from a non-English speaking country

Tuition Fee

  • International

    42500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42500 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    42500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 42500 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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