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Department of Biostatistics Graduate School of Public Health University of Pittsburgh

  • Pittsburgh, PA
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 61%39%
    student ratio
  • 97
    total students
  • $19,336 | $31,658
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • March 30
    fall application deadline
  • 71%
    acceptance rate
  • 3 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biostatistics Master of Public Health (MPH)
      Master of Science (MS)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 8
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required and Required
    • Doctoral Degrees 1, Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

71% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 176
    • Accepted 126
    • Acceptance Rate 71
    • Enrolled 22
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $115
    • Application Fee - International $115
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline March 30th March 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 30th April 5th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, previous course work in biology, calculus and computer science; prior professional degree (for MPH)
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, previous course work in biology, and calculus, and computer science
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL (minimum score 550 paper-based; 80 iBT) or IELTS (minimum score 6.5)

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$19,336
    • Out-of-state tuition *$31,658
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$740.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students97
    • Female Percentage61%
    • Male Percentage39%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students97
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Full-time Percentage88%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian46%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian27%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown13%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty46
    • Full-time Percentage57%
    • Part-time Percentage43%
    • Female Percentage39%
    • Male Percentage61%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchSurvival analysis, environmental risk assessment, statistical computing, longitudinal data analysis, experimental design
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$3,592,823

Location & Contact

Department of Biostatistics

Graduate School of Public Health
University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. Sally Morton

Chair

Phone: 412-624-3022
Fax: 412-624-2183
Email: scmorton@pitt.edu

Ms. Renee Valenti

Academic Affairs Administrator

Phone: 412-624-3023
Fax: 412-624-0184
Email: rmn4@pitt.edu



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