West Chester University of Pennsylvania

College of Arts and Sciences

Applied Statistics


West Chester University, Main Hall

102 West Rosedale Avenue

West Chester, PA 19383

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Certificate in Applied Statistics - 19 credits

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The current focus on high technologu in this country has created new and different career opportunities, as well as shifted the emphasis for certain areas of expertise. On particular demand in the high-tech industry is for applied statisticians. Vital to a wide variety of disciplines, applied statisticians have found employment in pharmaceutical research and development, government public policy, economic forecasting and analysis, psychometrics, public health resarch, and many other areas. West Chester University's master of science in applied statistics is a state-of-the-art program that brings together statistical theory, computer programming, and scientific research. This degree provides preparation for immediate employment in a variety of high-paying industry positions, as well as doctoral study in applied statistics or related fields.The program provides strong training in statistical analysis and proramming, design of scientific studies, and the ability to communicate statistical concepts. Benefits: *Flexible curriculum, allowing students to explore various concentrations *visiting lecturers from prominent statisticians on topics of current interest in the field *option to pursue intensive study with a faculty member through the thesis track *option for a paid, supervised internship *Small, evening classes *Affordable tuition *Certificate Option


University MSCHE Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 32

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 534.05 In-state/759.05 Out-of-State USD

In State Tuition (per year): 9831 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 13881 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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