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Applied Statistics, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
University rank #47 (BCR) Pittsburgh, PA, United States
The Master of Arts and Master of Science degrees in Applied Statistics provide students with the necessary background to seek employment in statistics or a related field. 

Overview

The degree programs provide training in applied statistics and consulting, as well as in the theory of statistics pertinent to applications. In addition, students are required to study an approved area outside of statistics at the graduate level. Possible areas include numerical analysis, biostatistics, education, economics, sociology, psychology, biology, and business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and Thesis for MS Degree
  • Statistics Seminar
  • Teaching Seminar
  • Modern Data Analysis for Research Workers
  • Applied Statistical Methods
  • Categorical Data Analysis
  • Advanced Applied Multivariate Analysis
  • Advanced Applied Regression
  • Sampling Theory
  • Statistical Process Control
  • Life Testing / Survival Analysis
  • Principles of Statistical Consulting
  • Meta-Analysis
  • Advanced Applied Time Series
  • Supervised Statistical ConsultingVaries
  • Advances in Applied Statistics
  • Methods in Mathematical Statistics
  • Time Series
  • Theory of Multivariate Analysis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    7

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  • Minimum required score:

    90

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General Requirements

  • Completed application form
  • Personal statement
  • Transcript copies uploaded online
  • GRE score (some departments may require a specific minimum score)
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24666 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    24666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24666 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    13198 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13198 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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Living costs for Pittsburgh

  • 1148 - 1950 USD/month
    Living Costs

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