12 months
1859 USD/credit 50193 USD/year
1859 USD/credit 50193 USD/year
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The Master of Science degree in Statistics offered by Tulane University combines theory and application. Our program emphasizes rigorous coursework in probability and mathematical statistics in addition to training in data analysis and computational methods.



Graduates from the Statistics program offered by Tulane University may either directly enter the workforce as junior level statisticians or continue their studies in pursuit of a more advanced degree.

Course prerequisites include the equivalent of MATH 6070 Intro To Probability (3 c.h.), MATH 6080 Intro Statstcl Inference (3 c.h.) and MATH 6090 Linear Algebra (3 c.h.). Enrollment in prerequisites does not provide credit towards the M.S. degree. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Stochastic Processes
  • Information Theory
  • Time Series Analysis
  • Data Analysis
  • Optimization

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


27 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal Statement
  • References/Recommenders
  • Transcripts
  • GRE: The School of Science and Engineering does not require GRE scores in order for you to submit your application for review by the department.  If you have taken the GRE, please include the score on your application.
  • TOEFL/IELTS:  A TOEFL or IELTS score is recommended but not required to submit your application.  You do need to supply some form of ESL proficiency either by earning your Bachelor's or Master's degree from a US Institution or other English speaking program of study.  We do not accept Duolingo test results.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    50193 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1859 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    50193 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1859 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New Orleans

1125 - 2151 USD /month
Living costs

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