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University of Washington

Department of Biostatistics

Seattle, WA

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Overview

University of Washington / Department of Biostatistics is located in Seattle, WA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Public Health (MPH) Biostatistics
Master of Science (MS) Biostatistics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Statistical genetics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biostatistics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 7
Doctoral Degrees 8
Other Advanced Degrees 0

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

357
Applied
53
Accepted
18
Enrolled
15%

Applying

85
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Traineership

Student Body

84
Total Graduate Students
57%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.19%
Black or African American 2.38%
White or Caucasian 27%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 11.9%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Faculty

46
Total faculty
Full-time - 40
Part-time - 6
Male (24)
Female (22)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Cystic Fibrosis, survival analysis, decision theory, biomarkers, longitudinal and multilevel data
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Box 357232
Seattle, WA  98195
United States
Contact Dr. Patrick Heagerty
Chair/Professor
Email: bchair@uw.edu
Phone: 206-543-1044

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