24 months
Duration
647 USD/credit
336 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

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

30-35

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

English requirements

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.
90
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).
6

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who are interested in an assistantship are strongly encouraged to submit letters of recommendation addressing the applicant’s experience with teaching and research.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    647 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 647 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    336 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 336 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

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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