The Applied Biostatistics concentration provides educational
opportunities for students to acquire a basic knowledge of biostatistical
methods for solving public health problems. The intended audience of
the concentration includes individuals with strong quantitative background
and interests in a professional career in a public health setting.
The concentration trains students to be able to design studies, to
implement data collection and management plans, to formulate analysis plans and
conduct analysis, and to report and communicate analytical results.
The concentration will also provide students with knowledge in statistical
and computational methods and public health.