Statistics, M.Sc. | University of Southern California | Los Angeles, United States
12 months
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About

University of Southern California offers the Statistics MSc program through the Department of Mathematics. The program provides students with a solid mathematical foundation in statistical theory, including some probability theory, while emphasizing applications to real world problems and data in an increasingly data-driven world.

Overview

What you will study

The Statistics MSc program offered at University of Southern California is intended for individuals who are seeking or currently hold positions that involve statistical methods and practice. A student may orient the course of study toward a particular field of application through their choice of electives from other disciplines.

The object of the statistics masters program is to provide academic instruction in the theory of mathematical statistics with a rigorous foundation, while emphasizing applications to real world problems. The program is intended for individuals who are seeking or currently hold positions that involve the application of statistics and statistical methodology.

Our program and its choices of electives are complemented and enriched by a number of diverse programs both within and outside the Department of Mathematics, for instance, those focusing on statistical applications in medicine, computational biology, and finance. A student may orient his/her course of study toward a particular field of application through appropriate selections from the program listings, plus elective courses from other disciplines.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Seminar in Statistical Consulting
  • Applied Probability
  • Theory of Probability
  • Analysis of Variance and Design
  • Numerical Analysis and Computation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The statistics MS program is designed to provide students with a strong mathematical foundation in statistics, and is taught at a moderately high mathematical level. 
  • A course in undergraduate analysis is also desirable. In addition, applicants to our program should have at least one course in both undergraduate probability and statistics. Applicants need to have excellent test scores and grades in all required subjects; in particular, recent successful applicants have had overall GPAs of 3.8 and higher.

Tuition Fee

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    42740 USD/year
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  • National

    42740 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 42740 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Los Angeles

1520 - 2570 USD /month
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Funding

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