Division of Biostatistics Graduate Programs in Medicine University of Southern California

Division of Biostatistics Graduate Programs in Medicine University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
54%
46%
student ratio
126
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
53%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Epidemiology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Biostatistics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Applied Biostatistics And Epidemiology Master of Science (MS)
    • Molecular Epidemiology Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • 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? No
    • 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

53% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 108
    • Accepted 58
    • Acceptance Rate 53
    • Enrolled 23
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline May 15th May 15th Yes
    • Spring deadline November 1st November 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test, minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, GRE Subject Test, minimum GPA of 3.5
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 4
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students126
    • Female Percentage54%
    • Male Percentage46%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students126
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian55%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian31%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty95
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchClinical trials in ophthalmology and cancer research, methods of analysis for epidemiological studies, genetic epidemiology
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,300,000

Location & Contact

Division of Biostatistics

Graduate Programs in Medicine
University of Southern California

University Park Campus
Los Angeles, CA 90089
United States

Dr. Kiros Berhane

Director, Graduate Programs in Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Phone: 323-442-1994
Fax: 323-442-2993
Email: kiros@usc.edu

Mrs. Mary Trujillo

Student Advisor & Program Manager

Phone: 323-442-2633
Fax: 323-442-2993
Email: mtrujill@usc.edu


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