University of Washington

University of Washington

Biostatistics

Address:

UW, Extended MPH Degree, Box 357660

Box 359485

Seattle, WA 98195

United States

Phone:

1-206-543-9434

Fax:

1-206-543-3288

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

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

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Biostatistics offers master of science and doctor of philosophy degrees in quantitative methods applied to the medical and biological sciences. Biology and medicine have undergone major changes in their development as quantitative sciences. As technological advances find expression in new research tools, new theoretical concepts are being employed in the analysis of quantitative data. The techniques and viewpoints of mathematics and statistics, traditionally peripheral to biology and medicine, are now woven in the fabric of the life sciences, providing exciting new opportunities in research and teaching.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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