Biostatistics, M.Sc. | University of California, Davis | Davis, United States
12 months
11700 USD/year
11700 USD/year
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Biostatistics offered by the University of California, Davis, applies quantitative methods to study problems related to life sciences that arise in a broad array of fields.


Key facts

Biostatistics offered by the University of California, Davis, provides stochastic models and methods, algorithms, and graphical tools for the analysis of data from genetics, bioinformatics, and the medical, biological, agricultural, and environmental sciences. The program provides students with solid training in the biostatistical core disciplines and theory; state-of-the art knowledge and skills for biostatistical data analysis; substantial exposure to the biological and epidemiological sciences; and a strong background in theoretical modeling, statistical techniques, and quantitative as well as computational methods. Faculty interests include survival analysis; statistical methods for genetics, bioinformatics, epidemiology, and environmental research; longitudinal data analysis; analysis of biological shapes and trajectories; generalized linear models, estimating equations, model selection, and bioassay; and design for biological and medical studies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability Theory and Mathematical Statistics
  • Applied Multivariate Analysis
  • Statistical Computing
  • Applied Statistics
  • Biostatistics Seminar

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit online application at Graduate Studies website
  • Pay application fee
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Fellowship Application

Tuition Fee

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    11700 USD/year
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Living costs for Davis

1100 - 1600 USD /month
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