Applied Statistics, M.Sc. | Michigan Technological University | Houghton, United States
12 months
23332 USD/year
23332 USD/year
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With the advanced Applied Statistics program of Michigan Technological University, you’ll be prepared to analyze society’s increasing volume of digital and electronic data in business, engineering, healthcare, and other fields.


What you'll work on

In the Applied Statistics program of Michigan Technological University students focus on utilizing statistical theory and methods to address the practical problems of an evolving society. Fields as diverse as medicine, ecology, business, and engineering generate massive amounts of data; statisticians organize and interpret that data for the benefit of individual organizations and of the world.

Where you'll work

Recent graduates have landed positions in national laboratories, academia, and private industries and firms. While on campus, you'll study and research in one of our many interdisciplinary research centers and institutes.

Who you'll work with

You’ll work in teams with your peers and faculty, using popular, state-of-the-art software to solve authentic problems with real data to impact society. Nearly 40 faculty members in the Department of Mathematical Sciences conduct research on the best mathematical and statistical approaches to problems in a variety of areas. Both master’s and doctoral students contribute to faculty-led research projects while taking advanced coursework in statistics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Statistical Methods
  • Nonparametric Statistics
  • Computational Statistics
  • Bayesian Statistics
  • Predictive Modeling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • Résumé / Curriculum vitae
  • Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or better on a 4.0 scale
  • GRE not required
  • TOEFL: Required Minimum Score of 79 iBT
  • IELTS: Required Minimum Overall Band Score of 6.5

Tuition Fee

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    23332 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 23332 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Houghton

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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