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Mathematical Statistics, M.A.

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About

Students may concentrate in applied or theoretical statistics by selecting an appropriate sequence of courses and a research area to form an individual plan of study. The Program has been designed with sufficient flexibility to accommodate the student's background and interests. The Program also offers students from other disciplines an opportunity to select a variety of statistics courses to supplement their own study.

The Program is administratively affiliated with the Department of Mathematics, which maintains the records of all students in the Mathematical Statistics Program and handles correspondence with those applying for admission. However, any application for admission must indicate clearly that the student wishes to enter the Statistics (STAT) Program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Probability and Statistics I
  • Applied Probability and Statistics II
  • Introduction to Probability Theory
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Sampling Theory
  • Introduction to Biostatistics
  • Selected Topics in Statistics
  • Probability Theory I

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    24 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    100

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  • Minimum required score:

    575

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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Academic Requirements

  • complete 24 credit hours with at least 15 at the 600/700 level (of these 15 hours, at least 12 hours must be in Statistics);
  • maintain an average grade of B or better;
  • take six hours of STAT 799 (Research) in addition to (1);
  • write a satisfactory thesis; and (5) pass a final oral examination.
Application Requirements
  • GRE General (required)
  • GRE Math (recommended)
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
International Applicants seeking admission under F (student) or J (exchange visitor) visas, as well as those seeking admissions under A,E,G,H,I and L visas and immigrants.Domestic Applicants; US Citizens and Permanent Residents

Tuition Fee

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    27450 USD/year
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  • National Applies to you

    13530 USD/year
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Living costs for College Park

  • 1676 - 2840 USD/month
    Living Costs

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