Sam Houston State University

College of Science and Engineering Technology

Statistics, M.S.


1903 University Avenue

Huntsville, TX 77341

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science (M.S.)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Statistics is designed to produce professionally competent statisticians equipped for positions in business, industry, and public service and also provides the academic foundations needed to pursue doctoral studies. Students complete core classes in mathematical statistics, regression analysis, multivariate analysis, and experimental design.

Our statistics faculty research areas include: sports statistics, discriminant analysis, Bayesian statistics, multivariate statistics, biomedical statistics, quality control, survey sampling, and generalized linear mixed models. 

Our graduates are sought after by top statistics Ph.D. programs nationwide. Others are employed as data analysts for major medical centers and pharmaceutical companies, as research scientists for marketing and banking firms, and as college instructors and professors.


Sam Houston State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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