Certificate in Pharmaceutical Biostatistics
School of Computer Science and Engineering offers a Undergraduate Certification in Pharmaceutical Biostatstics. Certificate is awarded in recognition of the successful completion of all required academic courses and laboratory work in statistics and statistical programming. The topics and sequences are those agreed upon with the Industry Advisory Committee (IAC) and among CS & Math faculty.
To prepare participants to apply statistical methods to quantitative analysis of health care issues. It is aimed at professionals in government agencies as well as in pharmaceutical companies, research hospitals, public health agencies and other medical research organizations with the need to design medical experiments and to analyze and interpret increasingly complex health-care data.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Curriculum requires students to complete 15 credits to receive a certificate in Pharmaceutical Biostatistics. Students have to take a mandatory 3 credits course PHAR6605 and remaining 12 credits from the list below.
12 Credits (4 courses) to be chosen from the following
MATH2337 Applied Statistics I
MATH2338 Applied Statistics II
MATH3237 Probability & Statistics I
MATH3238 Probability & Statistics II
MATH2243 Statistical Programming
PHAR6605 The Pharm Industry: Structure & Government Regulations