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Biostatistics, M.S.

Biostatistics is the application and development of statistical techniques for the biological and health sciences.


11%
West Michigan Job Growth

Job opportunities in the biostatistics field are projected to grow 11% in West Michigan by 2025.

Partnerships = Job Placements

University partnerships with Priority Health and Spectrum Health create pathways to internships and job placements for GVSU students.

10%
National Job Growth

Job opportunities in the biostatistics field are projected to grow 10% in the U.S. by 2025.


Source: EMSI, 2021

Program Overview

The Master of Science in biostatistics is a Professional Science Masters' (PSM) program developed in parallel with the applied statistics, data science and analytics, health informatics and bioinformatics, and cell and molecular biology programs. For more PSM program information, visit gvsu.edu/psm.

Why Study Biostatistics at Grand Valley?


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