Statistical Science

The Department of Statistical Science offers a Master of Science (M.S.) Statistical Science degree online through Engineering Outreach. There is a non-thesis (internship) and a thesis degree option; both require a minimum of 30 credits to graduate.

The objective of this degree is to provide sound training in the fundamental principles and techniques of statistics. Graduates will be equipped for a variety of statistical careers in industry, business, agriculture, government and biomedical fields or to engage in further study at the doctoral level.

▼ Admission Requirements
Information about academic background, GPA and departmental requirements for Statistical Science.
▼ Application Priority Deadlines
Semester Application Deadline: Date:
Fall Semester (AugustDecember)
February 1
Spring Semester (JanuaryMay) September 1
Summer Session (mid-MayAugust) February 1

Applications received after the deadline but before the official start of the semester for which you are seeking entry will be accepted only if additional students can be accommodated.

If the deadline has already passed, you can apply as a non-degree student and take courses until your graduate application is accepted. Work with your adviser to ensure the course(s) can be applied toward your degree.
▼ Course Offerings
View a list of the EO-delivered courses that are currently being offered.

For a historical reference, view the Statistics Course Timeline (PDF). This reference will show you which courses have been offered through EO for the past several semesters.

For further information about the program: