The Department of Biostatistics offers an Advanced Certificate in Biostatistical Informatics, the study of high-dimensional data in biomedical and public health research. Students will receive in-depth training in the statistical foundations and methods of analysis of genetic data, including genetic mapping, quantitative genetic analysis, design and analysis of medical genetic studies, and data mining. Biostatistics majors pursuing this certificate will benefit from specialized training that will more readily qualify them for employment and/or conducting research in the certificate subject areas.
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.