Graduate Certificates in Biostatistics

Application Deadlines

Spring 2018:

Applications will open on August 17, 2017 and will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Fall 2018:

Applications will open on August 17, 2017 and will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

Prerequisites

Education

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in statistics, biostatistics, or public health with an appropriate quantitative background OR current enrollment in graduate degree program in a quantitative field, public health-related field (for clinical trials) or genetics related field (for statistical genetics program).

Coursework

Relevant statistical coursework equivalent to BUSPH  courses: BS704 (Introduction to Biostatistics) and BS723 (Introduction to Statistical Computing) as evidenced by undergraduate and/or graduate transcripts.

Experience

Programming experience in SAS or R.

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Internal Applicants

Currently enrolled SPH students (MPH, MS, MA, PhD)

External Applicants

Anyone not currently enrolled in a degree program at BUSPH (including graduate students at other BU colleges)

Contact Information

For program specific information, please see our academic pages for the Graduate Certificate in Modern Biostatistics in Clinical Trials or the Graduate Certificate in Statistical Genetics. For general inquiries contact biostat@bu.edu.

Statistical Genetics – Dr. Anita DeStefano, adestef@bu.edu

Clinical Trials – Dr. Gheorghe Doros, doros@bu.edu

Admissions Contact

Ryan Manganelli
Admissions Coordinator
Boston University School of Public Health
715 Albany Street, Talbot Building
Boston, MA 02118
Email: rsmang@bu.edu
Phone: 617-638-5001

Internal Applicants may submit their package by hand or via mail to:

Boston University School of Public Health
Office of Admissions, T2C
715 Albany Street
Boston, MA 02118