Biostatistics & Epidemiology

 Welcome to the Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology.

The fields of Biostatistics and Epidemiology are closely and integrally related and serve as the basic science foundation of public health.

Biostatistics is a quantitative field with a focus on collection, management, and analysis of public health data. Students in this field will learn the theoretical and practical aspects of designing and analyzing public health data.

Epidemiology is a field that examines and determines the reasons and causes of diseases and health-related outcomes in population groups. Students in this field will learn how to use public health data to evaluate and identify the causes and public health impact of different diseases.

We appreciate your interest and would be pleased to answer any questions.