University of Nebraska Medical Center

Certificate in Applied Biostatistics

Prepare to tackle the most pressing public health issues with data analysis and quantitative skills.

The certificate in Applied Biostatistics gives students the data analysis abilities and quantitative skills to tackle the most pressing public health issues.

Why study this subject?

As the demand for evidence-based health research grows, so does the demand for accurate data analysis and interpretation. The certificate in Applied Biostatistics is designed to give students unique data skills, knowledge, and abilities to enable graduates to develop quantitative skills for tackling some of the most pressing public health issues.

Why study this subject at UNMC?

At UNMC, you will receive a personable and flexible education from experts in the field of applied biostatistics. Our competitive tuition rates and asynchronous modules are a great fit for graduate students, public health professionals, and health care providers seeking advanced-level training in applied biostatistics.

Program Snapshot

Course Load
Part or full time
12 credit hours
Online or on campus
Start Date
Spring or Fall

Program Highlights

What makes this program perfect for you:

  • Flexible online courses
  • Competitive tuition rates
  • Training from experts in the field of Biostatistics
  • 4:1 ratio of students to faculty

Careers & Outcomes

The specialized training you will receive while obtaining a Certificate in Applied Biostatistics will provide you with unique data-analysis skills that can be applied across many sectors and occupations.

Job Opportunities:

  • Biostatistician
  • Research Investigator
  • Data Analyst
  • Machine Learning
  • Designing Studies
  • Consulting
  • Pharmaceutical Industry
  • Academia
  • Local Health Departments
  • Workplace Injury Surveillance
  • Peer Review

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