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M.Sc. On Campus

Biostatistics

Rutgers University

12 months
Duration
1387 USD/credit
1387 USD/credit
926 USD/credit
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About

The Biostatistics program of Rutgers University is offered by the Department of Biostatistics & Epidemiology on the New Brunswick location.

Overview

About the Program

Students in the Biostatistics program of Rutgers University will have the comprehensive knowledge and technical skills needed for planning and conducting statistical analyses for studies.

The objectives of the MS in Biostatistics program are:

  • to educate graduate students as biostatisticians at the Masters level with the ability to collaborate and consult with researchers of other disciplines in the biomedical and public health sciences,
  • to meet the need for well-trained masters-level biostatisticians for the pharmaceutical industry, medical research institutions and public health and other governmental organizations in New Jersey and nation-wide
  • to identify and educate promising doctoral students in Biostatistics.

The proposed program is designed to provide qualified students with comprehensive knowledge and technical skills needed for planning and conducting statistical analyses for studies that are required for evidence-based medicine, epidemiology survey and public health policy decisions. In addition, for those graduate students who may intend to continue their studies towards a PhD in Biostatistics, the MS in Biostatistics program will equip them with the necessary training and preparation for further advanced studies and research.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles and Methods of Epidemiology
  • Public Health Foundations
  • Advanced Regression Methods for Public Health Studies
  • Biostatistics Theory
  • Categorical Data Analysis
  • Biostatistics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • MPH and MS applicants for admission to the New Brunswick or Newark Campuses must have completed an undergraduate program accredited in the United States or its equivalent and must meet the criteria below. Preference will be given to candidates with two or more years of work experience in the health care fields and to residents of New Jersey. An applicant’s qualifications are substantiated by academic transcripts, GRE scores, and references. As part of the application, a personal statement also is required. An application is considered complete and will be reviewed when all admission information is received by specific deadlines.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1387 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1387 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    1387 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1387 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    926 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 926 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New Brunswick

1204 - 2963 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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