Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

School of Public Health

Biostatistics Program


School of Public Health

1615 Poydras Street Suite 1400

New Orleans, LA 70122

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D.-Biostatistics, M.P.H.-Biostatistics; M.S.-Biostatistics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The program is designed to provide sound preparation for students interested in careers in academics, industry or government. The following core curriculum is required of all students. Introduction to statistical computing, theory of probability, stochastic process, statistical inference, advanced statistical inference, principles of applied statistics, applied general linear models, survival analysis, analysis of categorical data, theory of general linear models, generalized linear models, teaching practicum, statistical consulting, and epidemiology.


Accredited University

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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