MS - Biostatistics and Data Science

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Plan of Study

YEAR 1 - FALL
BDS 721Analytics3
BDS 741Statistical Inference I3
BDS 754Principles of Programming with Python3
Total9
YEAR 1 - SPRING
BDS 722Advanced Analytics3
BDS 723Statistical Programming with R3
BDS 763Database Systems*3
Total9
YEAR 2 - SUMMER
BDS 797Biostatistics & Data Science Internship1
Total1
YEAR 2 - FALL
BDS 725Survival Analysis3
BDS 765Advanced Machine Learning3
BDS 792Statistical Consulting1
MSCI 710Epidemiology I**3
Total10
YEAR 2 - SPRING
BDS 724Longitudinal and Multilevel Models3
BDS 761Data Science3
BDS 796Directed Research*3
ID 709Responsible Conduct of Research1
Total10

*Students may substitute the course for elective courses within the Department of Data Science or other graduate degree departments upon approval of the program director.

**Students may substitute PHS 703-Epidemiology I for MSCI 710-Epidemiology I in the fall of their second year.