The department is excited to kick off the new Online Master of Science in Biostatistics program which began Fall term. This online program is the first of its kind in the nation. The inaugural class consists of 33, both domestic and international, students. The program is designed to facilitate the development of a strong theoretical foundation in biostatistics, a broad-based understanding of biostatistical methods, and advanced skills in data analysis. The goal is to provide high-quality teaching and helpful resources to ensure the online experience is a positive one. The department is committed to providing top-notch education and research contributions to biostatistics.