Students matriculating into the PhD program in Biostatistics & Data Science must have documented training in calculus (covering multiple integration and differentiation) and linear algebra. Additional training in statistical or computer programming languages is preferred.
Applicants may submit code exhibiting their knowledge in a statistical or computer programming language and/or slides presenting a completed data analysis project (these materials are optional but may strengthen the overall application).
Demonstrate proficiency in written and spoken English through the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or Pearson Test of English-Academic (PTE-A). This requirement may be waived for students who are currently enrolled at a college or university in the United States and/or who demonstrate a proficiency in written and spoken English following a personal interview.