Master of Science in the Field of Statistics
Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.
General prerequisite: course work in multivariate calculus, matrix theory, and at least two undergraduate statistics courses.
The following requirements must be fulfilled:
The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.
30 credits. For the non-thesis option—6 credits in required courses and 24 credits in elective courses; thesis option—6 credits in required courses, 18 credits in elective courses, and 6 credits of thesis.
|STAT 6201||Mathematical Statistics I|
|STAT 6202||Mathematical Statistics II|
|Required for students pursing the thesis option|
|STAT 6998||Thesis Research|
|STAT 6999||Thesis Research|
|24 credits for non-thesis option, 18 credits for thesis option|
|Elective courses may be taken in related fields, such as economics, mathematics, finance, management, computer science, engineering, public health, and data science. All electives are selected in consultation with the advisor.|
*Students must have departmental approval in order to pursue the thesis option.