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Biostatistics, M.S.

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


9%
Michigan Job Growth

Job opportunities in the biostatistics field are projected to grow 9% in Michigan by 2026.

Partnerships = Job Placements

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

11%
National Growth

Job opportunities in the biostatistics field are projected to grow 11% in the U.S. by 2026.


Source: EMSI, 2022

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. Visit gvsu.edu/psm for more PSM program information.

Why Study Biostatistics at Grand Valley?

Visit the program website for more information.

Program Details