Biostatistics

Biostatistics is a quantitative field in which students learn how to collect, manage, and analyze public health data. This curriculum provides instruction in basic analytical methods and the use of statistical software.

Biostatistics Concentration Requirements

Credit Hours

Public Health Core 16
Required Concentration Courses 12
Elective Courses 9
Culminating Experience 6
Total 43
Public Health Core 16
HSMP 5020 Philosophy of Public Health 1
ENVH 5100 Environmental Health Practice I 3
COBH 5200 Social and Behavioral Foundations of Public Health 3
BSTA 5310 Biostatistics I 3

EPID  5400 Epidemiology I

3
HSMP 5500 Health Services Administration 3
Biostatistics Concentration Courses 12
BSTA 5350 Biostatistics II 3
MATH 5710 Statistical Methods I 3
MATH 5720 Statistical Methods II 3
BSTA 5360 Clinical Research: Design and Analysis 3
Biostatistics Concentration Elective Courses (3 of the Following) 9
EPID 5410 Statistical Software for Health Professionals 3
EPID 5405 Epidemiology II 3
BSTA 5320 Statistical Methods in Epidemiology 3
BSTA 5465 Spatial Epidemiology and Geographical Studies of Health 3
MATH 5287 Application of Statistics 3
EPID 5460 Environmental/Occupational Epidemiology 3
COBH 5900 Grant and Proposal Development 3
Culminating Experience 6
BSTA 5850 Public Health Program Field Experience 6