Back to Results
University of Michigan

Department of Biostatistics

Ann Arbor, MI

Interested?

Interested in Department of Biostatistics? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Get More Info
University of Michigan

Overview

University of Michigan / Department of Biostatistics is located in Ann Arbor, MI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 31
Doctoral Degrees 13

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
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Oral defense of dissertation, qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

392
Applied
201
Accepted
71
Enrolled
51%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Master's degree

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

161
Total Graduate Students
1%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
98%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.62%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 29%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 8.7%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 2.48%

Gender

Male (44%)
Female (55%)

Faculty

47
Total faculty
Full-time - 32
Part-time - 15
Male (29)
Female (18)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Statistical genetics, categorical data analysis, incomplete data, survival analysis, modeling
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Ann Arbor, MI  48109
United States
Contact Dr. Goncalo Abecasis
Chair
Email: goncalo@umich.edu
Phone: 734-763-4901
Fax: 734-615-8322