Pennsylvania State University

World Campus

Master of Applied Statistics



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Applied Statistics

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Penn State Master of Applied Statistics (MAS) delivered online through Penn State World Campus is designed for professionals who handle data in their current positions, and are interested in studying a wide range of statistical application areas while developing a skill set that is in great demand. The MAS program provides training focused on developing data analysis skills, exploring all core areas of applied statistics (DOE, ANOVA, Analysis of Discrete Data, MANOVA, and many more) without going too deeply into the mathematical statistics foundations. The expertly designed curriculum enables you to use industry-standard software such as Minitab, R, and SAS to improve your data analysis proficiency. The online degree is based on the highly regarded resident program and taught by many of the same faculty. Complete your degree in two to five years while you continue your day job.


Penn State is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools

International Student Requirements:

English proficiency requirements can be found on our website.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $853 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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