Applied Statistics

Loyola University Chicago

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1033 USD/credit
1033 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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With only a small number of qualified candidates in the field, graduates of Loyola’s Master of Science (MS) in Applied Statistics program at Loyola University Chicago enjoy a wide array of career options.


The MS in Applied Statistics at Loyola University Chicago is ideal for recent graduates looking to make a career in data science and/or predictive modelling. 

Learning outcomes

While some of our students come from quantitative backgrounds, many students come from programs in biological sciences, psychology, business, and education, as well as for working professionals who are looking to break into a new career. Individuals from a variety of areas have done well in our program and are now gainfully employed applied statisticians and data scientists.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Elements of Statistical Consulting
  • SAS Programming and Applied Statistics
  • Probability and Statistical Theory 
  • Statistical Design of Analysis of Experiments
  • Applied Regression Analysis
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Categorical Data Analysis
  • Applied Survival Analysis
  • Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis
  • Advanced Statistical Theory
  • Advanced Biostatistics
  • Quantitative Methods in Bioinformatics
  • Topics in Statistics and Biostatistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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

  • Application Form. Start your application online by using our online application form.
  • Personal Statement. We want to know your motivation for continuing your schooling, your career aspirations, and how you believe our program will help you meet your goals. This is submitted through the online application.
  • Three Letters of Recommendation. With the exception of one letter, letters of recommendation should typically come from academic sources and should highlight the applicant's quantitative skills and achievements. Exceptions can be made for applicants who have been in the workplace for a number of years, but letters should always focus on quantitative expertise and/or promise.
  • Official General Test scores of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended. An applicant who attended an institution outside the US must submit an ECE transcript evaluation (general evaluation with grade average).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1033 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1033 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1033 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1033 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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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Applied Statistics
Loyola University Chicago


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