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Rice University

12 months
Duration
50310 USD/year
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About

Graduate students in Statistics at Rice University have the opportunity for rigorous training in theoretical statistics as well as applied research in a wide spectrum of topics in applied, theoretical and computational statistics from engineering, natural sciences, business, medicine, and social sciences.

Overview

The programme

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. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability
  • 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

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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)

Tuition Fee

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    50310 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 50310 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    50310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50310 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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