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Applied Statistics for Social Science Research

New York University

12 months
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63478 USD/year
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About

At this Applied Statistics for Social Science Research MSc program from New York University, you will learn advanced quantitative research techniques and apply them to critical policy issues across the social, behavioral, and health sciences, preparing for a career as an applied statistician or data scientist or for doctoral study.

Overview

The data science revolution is changing how we use statistical analysis to address important social questions. You will tailor your studies in one of our concentrations to meet your particular interests in the field of applied statistics. 

Prepare to build research-practice partnerships, become knowledgeable of ethical concerns surrounding data collection and use, and communicate effectively and succinctly research findings and their implications. The Applied Statistics for Social Science Research MSc program from New York University is one of the first degree programs in the world to focus on the real-world challenges of using data to inform policy and practice.

Career and Outcomes

  • Help shape the design of a research project or study
  • Play an important role in implementing the study or survey
  • Be responsible for collecting, organizing, and analyzing the data from various primary and/or secondary resources
  • Help develop guidelines or protocols for collecting the data and extrapolating findings from the data
  • Work with sophisticated data management and statistical software to undertake your analyses and write reports on your findings
  • Explain past behavior, identify likely outcomes and scenarios, explore future trends, and make projections

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intermediate Quantitative Methods
  • Regression and Multivariate Data Analysis
  • Advanced Modeling: Topics in Multivariate Analysis
  • Data Science for Social Impact
  • Causal Inference
  • Practicum in Statistical Computing & Simulation
  • Multilevel Models: Nested Data
  • Multilevel Models: Growth Curves

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

34 alternative credits
  • 34-44

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Résumé/CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • ASSR Statement
  • Submit two letters of recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • GRE score
  • Proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    63478 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 63478 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    63478 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 63478 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • up to $82,148 for 44 credits

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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