Bioinformatics and Biostatistics MS

School of Public Health and Health Professions

Program Description

The Bioinformatics and Biostatistics MS program educates and trains bioinformatics and biostatistics scientists to collaborate with researchers in the basic, medical and clinical sciences; to conduct methodological research; to collaborate with local, state or national health institutions; and to serve our institute, university and the bioinformatics, biostatistics, and health-care professions. In addition to their classroom studies, the program's students have opportunities to gain practical training through mentored, hands-on data analyses in the context of exciting biological, medical and health science research projects.

Program Contact

Noreen McGuire
704 Kimball Tower
Buffalo, NY 14214
Email: noreenm@buffalo.edu
Phone: 716-829-6142
Fax: 716-829-2200

Instruction Method

  • In Person (no courses offered online)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time

Credits Required

  • 36 Hours

Time-to-Degree

  • 2 Years

Application Fee

  • $50

Admission Tests**

  • GRE

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.