12 months
1055 USD/credit 31650 USD/year
1055 USD/credit 31650 USD/year
703 USD/credit 21090 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Statistics from Western Michigan University offers students a combination of knowledge of statistical techniques, experience with using these techniques in applied situations, and understanding of the theoretical principles behind these techniques. 


At Statistics from Western Michigan University students learn to use statistics to draw valuable insights from data. With a career in statistics, you’re not limited by industry or geography. Work for a car company in Michigan, a high-tech company in Silicon Valley, a humanitarian organization in New York City, a government office in Washington DC, a pharmaceutical company in Europe or a business consultancy in India.

Graduates with Statistics from Western Michigan University will:

  • receive training for professional employment in industry or government
  • obtain sufficient theoretical background to qualify them to teach elementary statistics or continue to a doctoral program.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Spatial Statistics 
  • Applied Bayesian Statistics 
  • Large Sample Theory 
  • Multivariate Statistical Analysis 
  • Linear Models 
  • Advanced Statistical Inference  
  • Advanced Nonparametric Statistical Methods 
  • Categorical Data Analysis 
  • Survival Data Analysis 
  • Robust Statistical Analysis 
  • Professional Field Experience 
  • Studies in Probability and Statistics 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

On-going; students may be admitted for each semester. Application must be received by February 15 to be considered for a graduate assistantship.


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae (CV)
    • Copy of passport identification page
    • Proof of English language proficiency
    • Transcripts from all post-secondary schools attended or are attending, including diplomas, examination results, mark sheets and certificates
    • $100 non-refundable application fee
    • Proof of sufficient funds for the first academic year of study at WMU according to estimated cost of attendance
    • This program requires three recommendations
    • Written statement

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    31650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    31650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    21090 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 703 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Kalamazoo

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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