University of California - Davis

Letters and Science

Statistics and Biostatistics


UC Davis, Economics Dept., One Shields Ave.

One Shields Ave

Davis, CA 95616

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. - Statistics;, Ph.D. - Statistics;Ph.D. in Statistics with Emphasis in Biostatistics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.S. gives students a strong foundation in the theory of statistics as well as substantial familiarity with the most widely used statistical methods. The supervised statistical consulting required of all M.S. students has proven to be a valuable educational experience. The division offers a Ph.D. program with a subspecialty in the area of biostatistics. Students obtain a solid background in mathematical statistics and at the same time acquire comprehensive skills in modern biostatistical methods, data analysis and applications. The Ph.D. program combines advanced coursework in statistics and probability with the opportunity for in-depth concurrent study in an applied field, and has both a statistical consulting and a seminar requirement.


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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