George Mason University

Volgenau School of Engineering

Statistical Science (MS)


Office of Graduate Admissions

MS 6A3

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Statistical Science (MS)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.S. in Statistical Science is a flexible degree program aimed at providing training in several areas of the statistical sciences. The M.S. degree can have a professional focus as a tool for upgrading qualifications in a career setting which involves use of statistical methodology. An undergraduate major in mathematics or statistics is not required; successful candidates may have backgrounds in economics, business, the social sciences, engineering or the natural sciences. The professional degree is particularly flexible and may be tailored to meet a wide variety of career needs. Tracks exist in computational statistics, statistical signal processing, engineering statistics, applied statistics and federal statistics.


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

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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