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Statistics, M.Sc.

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University rank #987 (BCR) Oxford, OH, United States
Our Master Science Statistic program is designed to give students a solid foundation in applied and theoretical statistics, enabling them to prepare for careers as statisticians in industry, business, or teaching or for subsequent doctoral study. 


The Department of Statistics provides students with a thorough grounding in statistical ideas, skills valued by employers, and opportunities for advanced study. We are committed to scholarship in statistics and relish collaborations with colleagues within and without the University.

Our mission is to:
  • ensure that all students who take STA courses become intelligent users of statistical information;
  • educate and prepare undergraduate students in our programs for employment and/or graduate study;
  • extend the statistical expertise of our graduate students so they are prepared for employment or doctoral study;
  • advance the knowledge base in the statistical sciences by adapting, extending, and enhancing current methodology as well as by developing new statistical methodology and applications;
  • ensure that high quality and appropriate statistical methodology is used by fellow researchers at Miami University;
  • contribute to the ongoing operation of the University at the Departmental, Divisional, and University levels by being valuable members of the University community; and
  • contribute to the community of professional statisticians by engagement with the life and activities of professional statistical societies.


Miami University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region of the United States. Miami's most recent accreditation review occurred in 2015.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistical Programming
  • Regression Analysis
  • Experimental Design Methods
  • Theory of Statistics
  • Theory of Statistics
  • General Linear Models

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    32 credit hours alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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General Requirements

  • Submit online
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  • Personal Statement
  • CV/Resume
  • Letters of Recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15026 USD/semester
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  • National

    6155 USD/semester
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Living costs for Oxford

  • 1095 - 1810 USD/month
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