12 months
32616 USD/year
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Statistics from American University Washington DC  is an excellent way to further your mathematical education, prepare for a doctoral program, or gain the expertise to advance your career.  


At Statistics from American University Washington DC you will develop proficiency in the development, research, and analysis of quantitative tools to turn ideas into intelligent, informed actions. We offer two different tracks to help you match your course of study to your intellectual and professional goals. The mathematical statistics track is for those intending to pursue a PhD in statistics, while the applied statistics track is perfect for those intending to use their statistical expertise in the workplace. Whichever track you follow, AU’s MS in Statistics is your key to success.


With positions available in incredibly diverse fields, you are sure to find a job that matches your skill set and your interests. Recent alumni are employed throughout the DC area and beyond in high-paid, rewarding careers with high-profile employers such as:

  • Freddie Mac
  • Gryphon Scientific
  • Ipsos
  • Marriott International
  • US Census Bureau

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Regression
  • Research Methods
  • Statistical Methods
  • Computer Science 
  • Management Information Systems 
  • Business Intelligence
  • Database and Big Data
  • Tools of Scientific Computing 
  • Numerical Analysis: Basic Problems 
  • Statistical Software 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall admission preferred. Deadlines are the ones for priority admission.


30 alternative credits



On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application form and fee
  • Statement of purpose
  • Transcripts 
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • GRE scores
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32616 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32616 USD per year during 12 months.

Tuition for National students: $1,812 Per credit hour

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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