Studyportals

Biostatistics

The Ohio State University

Ph.D. On Campus
60 months
Duration
40507 USD/year
37140 USD/year
12424 USD/year
Unknown
Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

The basic philosophy of the Interdisciplinary PhD program in Biostatistics at the The Ohio State University is to provide trained personnel to the academic biostatistics community, including academia, industry and government. The goal is to develop a student's ability to create new methodologies as well as address applied questions that arise from the biomedical sciences and public health.

Overview

Key facts:

The Interdisciplinary PhD program in Biostatistics at the The Ohio State University is a joint venture between the Department of Statistics and the Division of Biostatistics in the College of Public Health. Students in this program choose between one of two specializations:

  • Methodology 
  • Public Health 

All students are admitted to the joint program and make a specialization selection after pasing the  Qualifier 1 Exam after one year. The first two years of coursework in both specializations are similar and students in both programs are awarded an MS degree in statistics en route to the PhD.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Bayesian Analysis 
  • Statistical Theory
  • Foundations of the Linear Mode
  • Applied Statistics
  • Advanced Statistical Theory
  • Theory of the Linear Model 
  • Generalized Linear Models 
  • Advanced Computational Statistics
  • Biostatistical Collaboration
  • Advanced Regression Modeling for Time-to-Event Data
  • or Advanced Survival Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
100
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).
8
Start practicing IELTS today!

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

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.
100
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).
8
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

Submit documentation that demonstrates fulfillment of the following:

  • A baccalaureate or professional degree (or equivalent foreign credential)
  • A minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Prerequisite training that will enable you to pursue your program
  • Standardized test score (GRE or GMAT)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    40507 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 40507 USD per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    37140 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37140 USD per year and a duration of 60 months.
  • In-State

    12424 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12424 USD per year and a duration of 60 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Fresh content

Updated in the last 3 months

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Our partners

Biostatistics
-
The Ohio State University

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!