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M.Sc. Blended

Statistics

South Dakota State University

24 months
Duration
648 USD/credit
648 USD/credit
337 USD/credit
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About

The Statistics program at South Dakota State University is particularly effective at preparing graduates to work in business, industry, or government as well as preparing students to continue on to the Ph.D. in Computational Science and Statistics or other Ph.D. program.

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Overview

Develop sophisticated statistical models and their implementation on high performance computing platforms. 

The curriculum of the Statistics  program at South Dakota State University  features a balance of application, computation, and theory with particular emphasis in the areas of biostatistics/informatics and analytics. Areas of faculty and graduate student research activity include bioinformatics, biostatistics, business and financial analytics, forensic statistics, and general statistics.

Career Opportunities

  • Statistician
  • Data scientist
  • Statistical programmer
  • Actuary
  • Financial analyst
  • Research and development manager
  • Quality assurance engineer
  • Professor
  • Researcher

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Statistical Inference 
  • Regression Analysis 
  • Advanced Statistics Synthesis
  • Thesis
  • Master’s Research Problems/Projects 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

30-35

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A minimum GPA of 3.0 to receive unconditional admission. 
  • A professional academic transcript evaluation for degrees earned outside the United States(This requirement cannot be waived unless your highest degree was earned or will be earned in the U.S. prior to enrollment at SDSU).
    • If you are completing your bachelor's degree at the time of application, you may submit an incomplete evaluation. If you are accepted, a complete transcript and/or evaluation with completed degree will be required by the end of your first semester of coursework.
  • Official U.S. transcripts where a degree is earned (or will be earned), and official U.S. transcripts where graduate level coursework has been taken.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    648 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    648 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 648 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    337 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 337 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Brookings

1085 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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