Statistics, MS

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates will be able to:

  • understand the mathematical and statistical theory that underlies commonly used statistical methods;
  • choose appropriate statistical methods for data analysis;
  • correctly and effectively implement descriptive and inferential statistical methods;
  • identify and criticize inappropriate use of statistics;
  • consult with non-statisticians to help collect and analyze data; and
  • acquire effective communication skills for disseminating statistical findings.