Candidates for the M.A. degree in Statistics at Rice University must complete 30 semester hours of approved course work and must either complete an original thesis and defend it in a public oral examination or perform satisfactorily on the Ph.D. comprehensive examinations and complete a major project.
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- Statistical inference
- R for data science
- Regression and linear models
- Advanced statistical methods
- Survival analysis
- Glm & categorical data analysis
- Quantitative financial analytics
- Bayesian statistics
- Statistical machine learning
- 12 months
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DisciplinesStatistics Actuarial Science View 409 other Masters in Statistics in United States
- GPA Requirement 3.0 or higher
- TOEFL scores if the applicant's native language is not English (a TOEFL score of 600 or higher on the paper test or 90 or higher on the iBT version is required for admission to Rice), or IELTS score in lieu of TOEFL (an IELTS score of 7 or greater is required) and;
- At least three letters of recommendation from teachers or advisors;
- Unofficial transcripts of grades from all undergraduate and graduate schools attended
- General GRE scores (use the code 6609 for Rice; do not worry about a department code)
International50310 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 50310 USD per year during 12 months.
National50310 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 50310 USD per year during 12 months.
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