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M.Sc. On Campus

Biostatistics

Oakland University

12 months
Duration
21258 USD/year
21258 USD/year
15948 USD/year
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About

By offering the Master of Science in Biostatistics degree program at Oakland University, the department seeks to increase the number of people with broad training in statistical methodology that is suitable for application in industrial, business and governmental settings.

Overview

The Biostatistics program’s primary goal at Oakland University is to provide the basis for the skilled and competent application of modern statistical methods. Areas of methodology in the program, in addition to a basic theoretical foundation, include design of experiments, regression analysis, discrete data, statistical computing, statistical process control, Bayesian, non-parametric, multivariate, reliability, sample survey and time series methodology. All applied courses make use of and stress the importance of modern statistical computing software. Courses required for the program are offered in the late afternoon or evening to accommodate the part-time student. Teaching assistantships are available to full-time students on a competitive basis.

Learning outcomes

A biostatistics concentration is offered within the Master of Science in applied statistics degree program. This coursework provides students with the quantitative knowledge and skills required for health-related careers within academia, industry and government, including clinical trials, epidemiology and observational studies, survey research and genetics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Linear Models 
  • Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
  • Discrete Data Analysis 
  • Bayesian Data Analysis 
  • Bioinformatics and Biomedical Data Mining 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • International students deadline for fall - 1 May

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

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  • Pay the $45 application charge 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21258 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21258 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21258 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21258 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    15948 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15948 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Rochester Hills

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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Updated over a year ago

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