Biostatistics, M.Sc. | University of Washington | Seattle, United States
18 months
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35781 USD/year
35781 USD/year
20535 USD/year
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About

The Biostatistics program from University of Washington is an accelerated program that provides rigorous training and a practical, applications-driven foundation in statistics. It is designed for students who wish to enter the job market upon graduation.

Overview

Key facts

  • Fast-paced, 18-month, full-time Biostatistics program from University of Washington (50 credits). View a comparison of UW Biostatistics master of science programs.
  • Select one of three specialization pathways: Data Science, Statistical Genetics, or Modeling and Methods.
  • Professionally-relevant capstone project gives you a portfolio that showcases key skills to future employers.
  • Prepares you for career paths spanning a range of health-related and data-driven fields such as biotech, pharmaceuticals, cancer research, data science, and government agencies.
  • Earn your degree from a #1-ranked biostatistics program.

At UW, you will enter a strong community of cohorts. Capstone students move through classes together which builds friendships and provides a dynamic, interactive learning environment. Plus capstone students interact with MS Thesis and PhD students in both formal and informal settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics
  • Data Analysis and Reporting
  • Independent Study or Research
  • Statistical Inference for Biometry 
  • Computational Skills for Biostatistics
  • Biomedical Data Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Credits

50 alternative credits

quarter credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
120

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold the minimum equivalent of a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution2 or a Bologna bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 180 European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) credits.
  • All students confirming enrollment must provide an official (sealed) transcript and degree statement (with date of award & title of degree awarded) for verification to Graduate Enrollment Management Services (GEMS). 
  • Have earned at least a 3.0 grade-point-average (on a 4 point scale) from a regionally accredited college or university in the U.S.1 or its equivalent from a foreign institution

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35781 USD/year
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  • National

    35781 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 35781 USD per year during 18 months.
  • In-State

    20535 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 20535 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Seattle

1480 - 2580 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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