For individuals who
Are seeking an advanced degree. Enjoy working with numbers and data.
A flexible program that is based on prior experience and research interest. One-on-one work with faculty members. Numerous research opportunities.
- Statistical Computing
The Department of Statistics offers programs leading to a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Statistics, a Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Applied Statistics, and certificates in Statistics (for non-majors) and Big Data Applied Statistics Analysis. A joint master's degree in computer science and statistics is also available. The program is flexible enough create a plan based on individual prior experience and in accord with professional goals.
During the ﬁrst year of the program, master's and doctoral students are strongly encouraged to meet with each faculty member to discuss possible research topics. The student should select a supervisory committee by the end of the ﬁrst year.
A joint master's degree in computer science and statistics may also be obtained. Graduate certificates in Statistics for non-majors and Big Data Applied Statistics Analysis are also available.