George Mason University

Volgenau School of Engineering

Federal Statistics


Office of Graduate Admissions

MS 6A3

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Federal Statistics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This is a professional program targeting the updating of skills of practitioners in federal agencies. The federal statistical system is a complex data collection and analysis system that requires a wide variety of multidisciplinary skills for its maintenance. The certificate is intended to respond to the need for broad training in statistics, survey methods, data analysis, geographic information systems, data security, and issues of statistics and public policy. Applicants should hold a bachelor's degree including two courses in calculus and a course in probability or statistics at the 300 level or higher.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). GMU FAFSA Code: 003749

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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