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Mathematics - Actuarial Science and Statistics

University of Central Missouri

12 months
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627 USD/credit
627 USD/credit
313 USD/credit
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About

A master’s degree in Mathematics - Actuarial Science and Statistics at the University of Central Missouri is designed to fit the needs of students in actuarial science, statistics or related fields. 

Overview

You have an option to take a wide range of courses in statistics, actuarial science, data analysis, as well as computer science.  The curriculum is designed to provide a strong training in quantitative and statistical reasoning as well as skills using statistical software including R and SAS.  

The program is flexible enough to allow students to concentrate courses in either actuarial science or statistics, and can provide a combination of course in Statistics and Computer Science for those interested in the field of Data Science.

Through the Mathematics - Actuarial Science and Statistics program at the University of Central Missouri, students will be prepared to expand their knowledge in mathematics, statistics, actuarial modeling, finance and economics.  Students have access to a modern computer laboratory, equipped with a wide range of statistical software.

Careers in Statistics

  • There is a big demand of statisticians in many fields that require the collection and analysis of data such as business, healthcare, government, sports, academics, insurance and finance companies. 
  • Statisticians use statistical software to analyze data and identify trends and relationships within the data. The findings from their analyses and the data’s limitations can prevent incorrect conclusions being drawn. 
  • Statisticians in some professions may be known as quantitative analysts, market research analysts, data analysts, or data scientists.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability Models
  • Mathematical Statistics 
  • Regression Analysis 
  • SAS Programing for Statistical Analysis 
  • Statistical Modeling 
  • Multivariate Statistical Analysis 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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).
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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.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be accepted into this program, a student must have an undergraduate major in mathematics, or coursework equivalent to a UCM major in mathematics, actuarial science or statistics with a minimum grade point average of 3.00 in upper-level  mathematics, actuarial science, or statistics courses. 
  • A student not meeting these minimum standards may consult the School of Computer Science and Mathematics for possible acceptance on a conditional basis. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    627 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 627 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    627 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 627 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    313 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 313 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Warrensburg

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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