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Biostatistics

University of California, Berkeley

Ph.D. On Campus
60 months
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11442 USD/year
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About

Biostatistics from University of California, Berkeley offers training in the theory of statistics and biostatistics, computer implementation of analytic methods and opportunities to use this knowledge in areas of biological/medical research.  

Overview

Biostatistics from University of California, Berkeley introduces you to many issues in the health, medical and biological sciences that are addressed by collecting and exploring relevant data. The development and application of techniques to better understand such data is a fundamental concern of our program.

Careers

Many doctoral graduates accept faculty positions in schools of public health, medicine, and statistics and/or math departments at colleges and universities, both in the United States and abroad. Some graduates take research positions, including with pharmaceutical companies, hospital research units, non-profits, and within the tech sector.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics 
  • Statistics
  • Environmental health, 
  • Epidemiology,
  • Genomics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • GRE Required
  • All students accepted into the PhD program must hold a master’s degree in biostatistics or a related field.
  • Evidence of English Language Proficiency
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Application Fee

Work experience

 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5721 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    11442 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5721 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.

Funding

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