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Master of Science in Statistics (M.S.)

College: College of Science and Mathematics

Department: Mathematics & Statistics


The MS Statistics degree program equips students with the knowledge of both Theoretical and Applied Statistics to be utilized in a variety of job opportunities. Students who emphasize on Applied Statistics are sought after for their ability to obtain data, arrange it, and present it in ways that help corporate and social entities solve modern day problems. Students leaning more towards Theoretical Statistics will take existing data from these entities and plot a path to help achieve the best results. Students earning master’s degrees in statistics will learn how to use a variety of statistical programming languages to aid in organizing and collecting their data.


Curriculum and degree requirements can be found in the most current Graduate Bulletin.

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