Jul 14, 2020  
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog 
2019-2020 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Master of Science with a major in Biostatistics

Program Overview

The Masters (MS) degree in Biostatistics provides individuals with rigorous training in statistical methodology in order to prepare them for careers as biostatisticians to collaborate with and provide statistical support to scientists and researches in biomedical, health sciences and other related areas of research. The M.S. program provides an intensive exposure to the wide range of methodologies and techniques needed to function and excel as a biostatistician, with expertise in designing data collection for experiments, observational studies, and clinical trials,extracting information stored in various forms, and analyzing, reporting and presenting the findings.


Program Coordinator
Jie Chen, PhD
Progression & Graduation Requirements
  • No summer courses are required. Enrolling in STAT 8890 - Readings and Research is optional.
  • Consulting Project or Thesis Research proposal due one week before midterm of fall.
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Total Hours for the Degree: 46 Hours