The Department of Statistics and Operations Research offers an undergraduate program in Statistics and Analytics (STAN). In addition, we offer a Masters in Data Science and Analytics and a Doctoral program in Statistics and Operations Research, in which students complete foundational coursework in the four core disciplines of statistics, optimization, probability, and stochastic modeling before undertaking more specialized coursework and directed dissertation research.
The statistics and analytics undergraduate program includes tracks in Statistics, Operations Research, and Actuarial Sciences. It is an attractive minor for students majoring in Business, Computer Science, Economics, or Mathematics.
Each program of study includes comprehensive coursework. Graduate programs include an additional research component, leading to a Masters Essay or Doctoral Dissertation.