12 months
1276 USD/credit 38280 USD/year
1276 USD/credit 38280 USD/year
1142 USD/credit 34260 USD/year
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Master the theory and methods of statistics through a Master of Science in Statistics in the Fox School of Business at Temple University. Learn to apply statistical tools to immediate, complex challenges across contemporary scientific and societal ventures.  


Students pursue a program appropriately balanced between theory and methods. Along with a solid foundation in the theory of statistics, you will gain substantial knowledge in statistical methodology and statistical computing. In addition, 18 credits taken toward the completion of the degree will be chosen from graduate business elective courses in consultation with the director of graduate studies.

At the end of the program, students will pass a comprehensive written exam and be prepared for careers as professional statisticians in industry, research organizations or government.

Areas of Study

Possible areas of specialization within the Master of Science in Statistics program at Temple University include:

  • biostatistics,
  • data science, and
  • most areas of statistical theory and method.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability and Statistics Theory I
  • Probability and Statistics Theory II
  • Statistical Methods I
  • Statistical Methods II

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 72 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Research your graduate degree program
  • Complete online application
  • Letters of Reference: 2
  • Coursework Required for Admission Consideration
  • Statement of Goals: In 500 to 1,000 words, describe your specific interest in Temple's program, research goals, career goals, and academic and research achievements.
  • Standardized Test Scores
  • Resume: Current resume or CV is required.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: A baccalaureate degree is required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1276 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    38280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1276 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    34260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1142 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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