Doctoral students enrolled in the collaborative Biostatistics Program are required to:
PhD graduates in biostatistics will be prepared to assume faculty or other research-oriented positions in academic institutions or to take leadership positions in organizations that conduct health-related research. After completing the program, individuals will be able to:
All PhD students entering the collaborative Biostatistics Program will have an advisory committee that includes the student's supervisor and other faculty members as required. The committee is responsible for determining the student's program, monitoring academic performance, and providing feedback and guidance for the student's research.
The minimum residency requirement is two regular academic sessions. A regular academic session runs from September to April. During the residency period students are expected to be located at the University of Saskatchewan. After fulfilling the residency requirement, students must maintain continuous registration in their program of study until its completion.