Admissions

ScM or AM in Biostatistics - Admission Requirements

Applications from students in applied fields such as biology, biochemistry, economics and computer science are strongly encouraged, with the understanding that necessary mathematical coursework may have to be completed before enrollment in the program.

Entering students should have two to three semesters of calculus and one semester of linear algebra.

The GRE general test is required; MCAT or LSAT tests cannot be substituted. Experience with numerical computing is recommended.

Application Deadline

Students wishing to pursue graduate work in Biostatistics must complete a University application. Materials are available directly from the Graduate School.  The Department's Masters Admissions Committee will consider all applications received by March 1st.  To receive full consideration for financial aid, applications must be received by February 1.

Complete the online application 

For additional information on our Masters Programs or inquiries about admissions, please contact our Department administrative staff:

Liz Lirakis, Admissions Coordinator
401.863.6923