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Statistics, B.Sc. / B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) Logan, OH, United States
Statistics is the science of characterizing uncertainty and extracting information from numerical data. Majors in the Statistics program of the Utah State University receive a solid education in areas like probability, linear regression/ time series, experiment design, quality control, and various areas in statistical analysis.
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Overview

Essentially, statisticians can work in any career or for any company where data is collected or analyzed. Because of this, and the fact that not enough people graduate in statistics to meet the current career demand, majors in the Statistics program of the Utah State University have an extremely high job placement after graduation. The Mathematics and Statistics Department is a close-knit unit where students receive individual attention from faculty mentors and the opportunity to pursue undergraduate research.

Students receive a BS by completing all required courses in the major. To receive a BA, students must also gain proficiency in one or more foreign languages.

Career Options

This degree prepares students for careers as statisticians and analysts who can work for almost any type of company, industry, or organization.

Students who graduate in actuarial science work as actuaries in the following areas:

  • Insurance companies
  • Banks
  • Finance industry

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Calculus
  • Probability
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Statistics for Scientists
  • Modern Regression Methods
  • Analysis of Designed Experiments

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Complete Application
  • Pay $50 nonrefundable application fee
  • Official Transcripts showing class grades in all years of high school and university must be mailed to the address on the right. Do not open the envelope with the official transcript. 
  • Certified English translations must be provided for transcripts in other languages.
  • English Proficiency
  • Proof of Financial Support
  • Affidavit of Financial Support
  • Bank Statement Copy
  • Passport Copy

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24060 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12030 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    22804 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11402 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3929 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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