The Bureau of Labor reports that overall employment of mathematicians and statisticians is projected to grow 33% through 2026.* Penn State World Campus can help you take advantage of this huge opportunity and enhance your skill set with an applied statistics degree, offered entirely online. Our 30-credit Master's in Applied Statistics is a comprehensive program that can enable you to use industry-standard software such as Minitab, R, and SAS to improve your data analysis proficiency. In our program, you can learn statistical application areas including:
- data mining
- predictive analytics
- biostatistics techniques
- statistical consulting
In addition to the master’s program, we offer a 12-credit Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics – 100% online.
Complete and submit your application by July 1 to start taking courses in August.
*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2018