Department of Biostatistics School of Public Health University of Washington

Department of Biostatistics School of Public Health University of Washington

Seattle, WA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
50%
50%
student ratio
88
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
13%
acceptance rate
5 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)
    • Statistical Genetics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Clinical Research Master of Science (MS) [biostatistics]
  • 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

13% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 300
    • Accepted 41
    • Acceptance Rate 13
    • Enrolled 16
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, coursework on multivariate calculus, linear algebra and probability; minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, coursework on multivariate calculus, linear algebra and probability; minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students88
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students88
    • Part-time Percentage9%
    • Full-time Percentage91%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino9%
    • Black / African American2%
    • White / Caucasian62%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian22%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown5%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty47
    • Full-time Percentage87%
    • Part-time Percentage13%
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchStatistical methods for survival data analysis, clinical trials, epidemiological case control and cohort studies, statistical genetics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Biostatistics

School of Public Health
University of Washington

Seattle, WA 98195
United States

Dr. Patrick Heagerty

Department Chair

Phone: 206-543-1044

Ms. Alex MacKenzie

Curriculum Coordinator

Phone: 206-543-1044
Fax: 206-543-3286
Email: alexam@u.washington.edu


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