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Boston University

Biostatistics Department

Boston, MA

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Overview

Boston University / Biostatistics Department is located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts (MA)
Master of Public Health (MPH)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Applying

120
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Yes
Spring deadline October 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE, GMAT, MCAT
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

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 Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

88
Total Graduate Students
31%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
68%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.41%
Black or African American 2.27%
White or Caucasian 36%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 14.77%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 3.41%
Unknown 9.09%

Gender

Male (27%)
Female (72%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Statistical genetics, clinical trials, research methods
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address One Silber Way
Boston, MA  02215
United States
Contact Dr. Josee Dupuis
Interim Chair
Email: dupuis@bu.edu
Phone: 617-638-5880
Fax: 617-638-4458