Department of Biostatistics Graduate School of Public Health University of Pittsburgh

Department of Biostatistics Graduate School of Public Health University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
56%
44%
student ratio
81
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
38%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biostatistics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Public Health (MPH)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 13
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 0
    • * 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

38% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 255
    • Accepted 98
    • Acceptance Rate 38
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $120
    • Application Fee - International $120
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 15th August 1st 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 *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsApril 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students81
    • Female Percentage56%
    • Male Percentage44%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students81
    • Part-time Percentage21%
    • Full-time Percentage79%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian23%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races5%
    • Unknown7%

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$3,682,037

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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