Western Michigan University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1022 USD/credit
1022 USD/credit
681 USD/credit
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


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 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

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

  • International

    1022 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1022 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1022 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1022 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    681 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 681 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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