M.Sc. On Campus

Biostatistics (PHHP)

University of Florida

24 months
30134 USD/year
30134 USD/year
12740 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The principal goal of the M.S. Biostatistics (PHHP) program at University of Florida is to prepare highly qualified individuals for future Ph.D. training and for careers in biostatistics practice. 


Key facts:

  • The Biostatistics (PHHP) masters degree (MS) at University of Florida requires a minimum of 36 semester credits beyond the bachelor’s degree. 
  • The program is designed to facilitate students’ development of a strong theoretical foundation in biostatistics, broad-based understanding of biostatistical methods, and expertise in a cognate field. A typical student will be enrolled full-time for two years. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will be awarded an M.S. degree in biostatistics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Clinical Trial Methods
  • Design and Analysis of Translational Research in Biomedical Sciences
  • Applied Biostatistics 
  • Social Influences in Public Health
  • Clinical Trial Methods
  • Statistical Methods for Health Sciences Research I
  • Biostatistical Methods 
  • Biostatistical Methods
  • Regression Methods for the Health and Life Sciences
  • Biostatistical Computing Using R
  • Biostatistical Consulting
  • SAS for Public Health - Data
  • SAS for Public Health - Analysis
  • Public Health Concepts in Infectious Diseases
  • Special Topics in Public Health
  • Public Health Internship
  • Bias in Observational Research
  • Analysis of Longitudinal Data
  • Large Sample Theory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


54 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A recognized baccalaureate, graduate or professional degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or a comparable degree from an international institution.
  • For applicants with a bachelor’s degree only, a minimum grade point average of B (3.0), calculated from all grades and credits after the semester where the applicant reached 60 semester hours or 90 quarter hours is required. Applicants should refer directly to their intended academic units for Graduate Record  Examination (GRE) or Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) requirements. If required, academic test scores are used in the context of a holistic credential review process. 

Tuition Fee

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    30134 USD/year
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  • National

    30134 USD/year
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  • In-State

    12740 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 12740 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Gainesville

900 - 1335 USD /month
Living costs

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