Career Path


Epidemiology and Biostatistics graduates have the background for careers in a variety of specialized areas:

  • Public policy-related careers in government or non-government settings (e.g. public health units, health information organizations, hospital administration)
  • Pharmaceutical or biotechnology industry where skills learned will be applied to careful designs and interpretation of clinical trials.

Graduate studies

Epidemiology and Biostatistics prepares students to progress to an academic and/or research career, where the skills learned will be applied to research.

Professional Schools  

Epidemiology and Biostatistics students develop an excellent foundation to apply for various professional schools and programs including medicine, dentistry, and nursing.