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39 Master of Science Programs in Statistics

A Master of Science degree is a postgraduate level of higher education in fields related to engineering, science, and medicine. Since it is awarded after the completion of a bachelor’s degree, it generally has a more narrow focus, making it a good choice for students who have a clear idea of what career path they want to follow, or for professionals who have already embarked on their chosen… Read more

A Master of Science degree is a postgraduate level of higher education in fields related to engineering, science, and medicine. Since it is awarded after the completion of a bachelor’s degree, it generally has a more narrow focus, making it a good choice for students who have a clear idea of what career path they want to follow, or for professionals who have already embarked on their chosen career.

An MSc in Statistics is a mathematics postgraduate degree with an emphasis on collecting and interpreting statistics. Social sciences, finance, and econometrics are all covered as potential areas for gathering statistical data. The degree requires a solid mathematical background, with equal attention given to practical math like algebra, and more advanced subjects like multivariable calculus. The program also covers the design side of statistics including subjects like survey sampling and experiment implementation.

Degree holders with an MSc in Statistics have a variety of job options available to them. Especially in the public sector, there is a lack of qualified statisticians, so finding rewarding work that allows a choice of projects is generally possible. 

The cost of an MSc in Statistics varies depending on the institution offering the degree. The average degree takes two years to obtain, so potential students should calculate tuition costs accordingly.

Graduates with an MSc in Statistics may choose to pursue the social sciences side of statistics. In this field they might work for a consulting company, analyzing people’s preferences and tendencies. They may otherwise choose to work in finance. A growing field that needs well-qualified statisticians is data metrics. This is a form of marketing that involves tracking customer actions on a company’s website.

Applying for an MSc in Statistics online is a great way to earn your degree at your own pace within the confines of your busy schedule. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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HSE Higher School of Economics
Moscow, Russia

The Applied Statistics with Network Analysis Master’s program is for students who wish to develop their statistical knowledge and credentials by obtaining a graduate degree in ... +

The Applied Statistics with Network Analysis Master’s program is for students who wish to develop their statistical knowledge and credentials by obtaining a graduate degree in Applied Statistics, regardless of their primary field of study. Given the focus of the ANR-Lab, an emphasis on network analytic methods will further enhance the program’s offering, since networks recently became a popular source of data in a variety of fields. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2021
10 Aug 2021
Campus
 
Utrecht University
Utrecht, Netherlands

Through the programme’s cutting-edge research in methodology and statistics, you will acquire the knowledge and skills needed to carry out fundamental and applied research at ... +

Through the programme’s cutting-edge research in methodology and statistics, you will acquire the knowledge and skills needed to carry out fundamental and applied research at the level of a PhD project. -
MSc Master
Full-time
2 years
English
01 Sep 2021
Campus
 
Leiden University
Leiden, Netherlands +9 More

This two-year master's programme provides you with a thorough introduction to the general philosophy and methodology of statistical modelling, data analysis and data science.

This two-year master's programme provides you with a thorough introduction to the general philosophy and methodology of statistical modelling, data analysis and data science. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Campus
 

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The George Washington University - Columbian College of Arts & Sciences
Washington, USA

The Master of Science in Statistics program is ideal for students who are preparing for professional positions or doctoral programs in statistics and other quantitative fields ... +

The Master of Science in Statistics program is ideal for students who are preparing for professional positions or doctoral programs in statistics and other quantitative fields. Thesis and non-thesis options are available, and students may enroll in full time or part-time. The use of statistical software packages, available in all university computer labs, is required for most courses. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
English
30 Aug 2021
Campus
 
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Rochester, USA

Apply the skills learned in statistical analysis to a variety of industries, including insurance, marketing, government, health care, and more.

Apply the skills learned in statistical analysis to a variety of industries, including insurance, marketing, government, health care, and more. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
Online
 
Georgetown University - Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Washington, USA

Since the Fall of 2015, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences has offered the Master of Science in Analytics with a concentration in Data Science degree. Instruction is pro ... +

Since the Fall of 2015, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences has offered the Master of Science in Analytics with a concentration in Data Science degree. Instruction is provided by the Department of Computer Science and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics and the Analytics Program. The curriculum provides students with a rigorous training in computational, mathematical, and statistical methods to prepare them for careers in data science and analytics. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
16 - 36 months
English
Campus
 
Boston University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Boston, USA

Be competitive in today’s world of data science by combining theoretical knowledge with practical skills. Learn and master techniques for collecting, organizing, and analyzing ... +

Be competitive in today’s world of data science by combining theoretical knowledge with practical skills. Learn and master techniques for collecting, organizing, and analyzing data, and gain valuable experience defining and solving problems in practical settings. -
MSc
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Campus
 
Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff, USA

Statistics is a profession in its own right, but it's also an essential tool in countless career fields; from physical and social science to business, engineering, and marketi ... +

Statistics is a profession in its own right, but it's also an essential tool in countless career fields; from physical and social science to business, engineering, and marketing. In the Master's Degree in Statistics, you will receive rigorous training in the design of experiments and the analysis and interpretation of results. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Aug 2021
Campus
 
Syracuse University - College of Arts and Sciences
Syracuse, USA +1 More

Created in 1989, the Applied Statistics Program at Syracuse University is an interdisciplinary program within the College of Arts and Sciences that includes faculty from compu ... +

Created in 1989, the Applied Statistics Program at Syracuse University is an interdisciplinary program within the College of Arts and Sciences that includes faculty from computer and information science, management, mathematics, psychology, and the social sciences, among others. The program offers an undergraduate concentration in applied statistics, sponsors a speakers series that hosts visiting statisticians and scientists, and offers a master’s degree in applied statistics. -
MSc
Full-time
2 - 3 years
English
Aug 2021
Campus
 
NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development
New York, USA

In this flexible-credit master of science program, you will learn advanced quantitative research techniques and apply them to critical policy issues across the social, behavio ... +

In this flexible-credit master of science program, you will learn advanced quantitative research techniques and apply them to critical policy issues across the social, behavioral, and health sciences, preparing for a career as an applied statistician or data scientist or for doctoral study. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 6 semesters
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
The University of Texas at Dallas
Richardson, USA

The Statistics MS degree curriculum at The University of Texas at Dallas offers a balanced list of applied and theoretical courses and attractive electives. Through the course ... +

The Statistics MS degree curriculum at The University of Texas at Dallas offers a balanced list of applied and theoretical courses and attractive electives. Through the course of study, students acquire the necessary skills to prepare them for high-level careers in fields that require sophisticated data analysis skills. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
May 2021
Campus
 
Lehigh University
Bethlehem, USA

The Department of Mathematics offers M.S. programs in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, and Financial Engineering.

The Department of Mathematics offers M.S. programs in Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, and Financial Engineering. -
MSc
Full-time
2 semesters
English
Campus
 
Linköping University
Linköping, Sweden

Unleash the power of data and statistics to make the right decisions happen. We integrate statistical modeling and analysis with machine learning, data mining, and data manage ... +

Unleash the power of data and statistics to make the right decisions happen. We integrate statistical modeling and analysis with machine learning, data mining, and data management to give you unique skills. -
MSc
Full-time
4 semesters
English
Aug 2021
Campus
 
University of St Andrews
Saint Andrews, United Kingdom

The PGDip/MSc in Applied Statistics and Datamining is a commercially relevant programme of study providing students with the statistical data analysis skills needed for busine ... +

The PGDip/MSc in Applied Statistics and Datamining is a commercially relevant programme of study providing students with the statistical data analysis skills needed for business, commerce and other applications. -
MSc
Full-time
English
06 Sep 2021
11 Aug 2021
Campus
 
University of Birmingham - College of Engineering and Physical Sciences
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Developments in mathematical optimisation and statistics have revolutionised system engineering and have created an urgent need, for a new generation of mathematicians trained ... +

Developments in mathematical optimisation and statistics have revolutionised system engineering and have created an urgent need, for a new generation of mathematicians trained to work at the frontiers of mathematical optimization, statistics and their applications to engineering, healthcare, finance and economics. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Sep 2021
31 Jul 2021
Campus
 

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