Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
8701 W Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53226, United States
Our Biostatistics & Data Science (MA) program provides students with a good theoretical background expected of a professional biostatistician and will equip them with a set of analytical skills used in data science. Practical experience and ability to complete data retrieval, integration and analysis are critical skills, important to all organizations. Our students benefit from involvement in statistical consulting and collaborative work at MCW. Faculty are engaged in research related to biostatistics methods and applications, cancer, cardiovascular disease, clinical trials, genomics, big data, and machine learning. The program is designed to develop excellent data analytics and communication skills, lay the foundation to research ethics and leadership. Students will leave fully prepared for current challenging work environment in the pharmaceutical industry, healthcare, biomedical sciences, academics, and general data analytics.
Master's Degree, MA, Master's of Arts in Biostatistics & Data Science
Anthony Perez, MS Ed
This program was created to meet the increasing demand for highly skilled individuals with expert knowledge of biostatistics, programming, and data analytics. Students will learn from faculty with extensive and diverse experiences and will have opportunities for supervised and independent hands on experience. Involvement in consulting practice and collaborative work is an integral part of the program. All students will have a faculty advisor to guide them through their capstone project and professional portfolio development. The latter will include a set of coding samples, written reports and presentations. Graduates of this program will be prepared to work in a variety of settings with a broad range of data analytics needs.