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    Jan 24, 2020  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

Applied Biostatistics Graduate Certificate


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This program is offered fully online.

Certificate Code: XAB

Description


Biostatistics is the application of statistical methods to scientific research in health-related fields, including medicine, nursing and public health. Biostatisticians play essential roles in designing studies, analyzing data using biostatistical methodology, and developing new methods to solve challenging research problems. This graduate certificate of applied biostatistics program is a good choice for students who want to acquire data-analysis skills and a greater knowledge of biostatistics. Such gains of skill are useful in fields such as public health, medicine, nursing, business, education, engineering and other related areas. Upon completion of the program, the acquired skills can be applied immediately in the workplace, making the graduates more valuable problem solvers for their organizations.

Course Location/Delivery


The Certificate is offered at the Tampa campus and fully online.

Admission Requirements


Must meet University Graduate Admissions and English Proficiency requirements.

Application Process


To learn about the application process, and to access the application, please review our application process.

Pre-Requisites


Quantitative skills as demonstrated by previous courses in algebra or equivalent.

Curriculum Requirements (14 Credit Hours)


Time Limit / Average Time to Completion


The approximate time to complete the Certificate is two years.

Credit Toward Graduate Degree


Up to 12 hours of certificate course credits may be applied to a graduate degree with departmental approval.

Contacts


Contact Information: http://www.grad.usf.edu/cert

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