Earn a Master of Science in Biostatistics to prepare for careers such as biostatistician, research scientist, or data analyst. Choose from two program options:
Master of Science Capstone
An 18-month, full-time degree with choice of specialization and a capstone project. Designed for students who wish to enter the job market upon graduation.
Master of Science Thesis
A 24-36 month, full-time degree with a research-based thesis. Designed for students who wish to pursue a doctoral degree or research position in biomedical, clinical and laboratory settings.
|MS Capstone||MS Thesis|
|Careers in industry, research, academia||x||x|
|Faculty mentoring and academic support||x||x|
|Student mentoring and community||x||x|
|Individual faculty research advisor||x|
|Required theory exam||x|
|Final project||Collaborative research solution||Methodological academic paper|
|Degree timeline||18 months||24-36 months|
|Degree||MS, Biostatistics||MS, Biostatistics|