93
Students
Suburban setting
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Overview

The University of Kansas / Department of Biostatistics is located in Kansas City, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Graduate Certificate) Statistical applications
(Graduate Certificate) Biostatistics
Master of Science (MS) Applied statistics and analytics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biostatistics
Master of Science (MS) Biostatistics

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 5
Doctoral Degrees 2
Other Advanced Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

52
Applied
46
Accepted
43
Enrolled
88%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Coursework in calculus, computer programming, linear algebra, differential equations, and numerical analysis
Doctoral Degree Requirements Master's degree
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

93
Total Graduate Students
72%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
27%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.08%
Black or African American 4.3%
White or Caucasian 59%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 10.75%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.15%
Unknown 3.23%

Gender

Male (74%)
Female (25%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biostatistics, clinical trials
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
433,958

Location & Contact

Address Mail Stop 1026
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Kansas City, KS  66160
United States
Contact Dr. Matthew Mayo
Professor and Chair
Email: mmayo@kumc.edu
Phone: 913-588-4735 ext. 913
Fax: 913-588-0252