The University of Minnesota’s Summer Institute in Biostatistics (MN -SIBS) is a six-week, all expenses paid, biostatistics immersion program for undergraduates who have an interest in mathematics, statistics, computing, science or public health research.
The upcoming MN-SIBS summer program is scheduled for 16 June to 25 July 2014 and is located on the East Bank of The University of Minnesota Campus in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Our full-time six week program will provide you with a foundation in biostatistics, epidemiology and statistical computing for which you will receive 4 semester credits. The MN-SIBS summer 2014 agenda includes field trips to organizations that hire biostatisticians such as the Mayo Clinic in Rochester Minnesota, numerous seminars by scientists working on major heart and lung projects, and directed personal advice on applying to graduate school.
Travel, housing, tuition, meals and extracurricular activity costs are all covered by the program!