Requirements and Curriculum

The Advanced Graduate Certificate in Biostatistical Informatics requires 15 credits (five courses) with a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 as a requirement.

Required Core Courses - 15 credits

All courses are 3 credit hours.

  • STA 502 Introduction to Statistical Inference
  • STA 509 Statistical Genetics
  • STA 525 Statistics for Bioinformatics
  • STA 545 Data Mining I
  • STA 546 Data Mining II

Applying Certificate Credit Towards a Master’s in Biostatistics

You may apply credits earned as part of this certificate program toward the master’s in biostatistics offered by the Department of Biostatistics. 

Review the Department of Biostatistics Graduate Student Handbook for complete information.

Questions? Contact Us

Contact Noreen McGuire, academic program coordinator, at or (716) 829-6142.