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Biostatistics at South Carolina

The graduate-level programs in biostatistics are designed for students pursuing careers in community health measurement, design and management of health data systems and the development and application of quantitative methods to health problems.

Graduate Degrees

The Biostatistics Program is administered by the department of epidemiology and biostatistics in the Arnold School of Public Health, which houses a diverse population of faculty and students from around the world. The biostatistics degree programs prepare our students for careers in academic research and teaching, corporate research and in the public sector in government, nonprofit and public health agencies.

M  Master of Public Health (M.P.H.)

The Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) degree is designed for experienced health professionals who wish to extend their analytic and investigative abilities.

Graduate Director: Robert Moran, 803-777-7876, rrmoran@mailbox.sc.edu

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School. 

M  Master of Science in Public Health (M.S.P.H.)

The Master of Science in Public Health (M.S.P.H.) degree is designed for those who wish to acquire skills necessary for doing research in public health.

Graduate Director: Robert Moran, 803-777-7876, rrmoran@mailbox.sc.edu

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

D  Doctor of Public Health (Dr.P.H.)

The Doctor of Public Health (Dr.P.H.) degree with concentration in epidemiology and biostatistics is an advanced degree for experienced health professionals. The major objectives are to prepare practicing professionals in the application of research methods and provide them with a broad knowledge base for solving public health problems.

Graduate Director: Robert Moran, 803-777-7876, rrmoran@mailbox.sc.edu

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

D  Ph.D. in Biostatistics

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Biostatistics is an advanced graduate degree for those who intend to pursue teaching and research careers. The major objective is to prepare an individual to develop and apply biostatistical principles and methods to public health problems.

Graduate Director: Robert Moran, 803-777-7876, rrmoran@mailbox.sc.edu

Application information for this degree is available through our Graduate School.

Explore Our Graduate School 

The Graduate School administers the application process for all of the university's doctoral, master’s, certificate and dual degree programs. Take a look at what you will need to do before you apply.