Grand Valley State University's Master of Science in Biostatistics, part of Grand Rapids' only Professional Science Master's degree program, is a member of the National Professional Science Master's Association (NPSMA). 

Our biostatisticians are prepared for leadership, apply and develop statistical techniques in the biological and health sciences industries and benefit from valuable internship experiences with graduate placement.

Possible Careers

Study design, data management, data analysis, consulting, statistical training, and the application of statistical software: See more.

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Faculty. High level faculty mentor students, share real world experiences and stay current in their field.

Courses. Designed for team-oriented professionals with advanced interdisciplinary skills. see courses

Getting started. Develop skills in project management, teamwork, and ethics components. Apply Now!

News and Information

Biostatistics Graduate Finds Success at Duke University

March 14, 2017

Brandy Pitcher, graduate of the Biostatistics program, finds success at Duke University pursuing her passions of science and math.

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The Biostatistics M.S. P.S.M. admission requirements and application for admission are available online.

The $30 application fee is waived for undergraduate alumni of Grand Valley.

Courses Offered

The Biostatistics M.S. P.S.M program is a minimum of 36 credits.

See the full course list.

Prerequisite courses needed before applying to this program.


Note: Grand Valley does not charge a higher tuition rate based on residency. Tuition is based on the program in which you chose to enroll. Visit the financial aid office webpage for tuition and fees

Page last modified May 18, 2017