Biostatistics Degrees and Certificates
The Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH) degree prepares students to use innovative statistical methods to address public health and medical issues. The BSPH degree from the Department of Biostatistics at the UNC Gillings School provides an excellent foundation for employment at contract research organizations, academic research organizations and nonprofits, as well as continued study, including admission into medical school.
The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree prepares students for positions that require broad knowledge of public health and specialized knowledge of biostatistics.
The Master of Science (MS) degree provides students with research-oriented training in the theory and methodology of biostatistics and its application to solving problems in the health sciences.
Master’s to Doctoral
The Master of Public Health to Medical Doctors Program (MPH-MD) provides a one-year intensive experience that prepares UNC medical students to acquire broad public health knowledge and conduct clinical and other scientific research as physicians.
The Doctor of Philosophy(PhD) provides advanced, research-oriented training in theory and methodology of biostatistics to prepare individuals for careers in academia, government and industry.
The Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) prepares students for leadership positions in applied research settings, government and industry related to human health requiring specialized knowledge of biostatistics.
The Doctor of Philosophy and Medical Doctorate (PhD-MD) provides an advanced, research-oriented training in theory and methodology of biostatistics to prepare individuals for careers in academia, government and industry.