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Applied Statistics - Graduate Certificate

Obtain skills in the design and analysis of quantitative data to open career opportunities and growth as well as to better conduct quantitative research.

Enhance career opportunities as a practicing statistician in a growing field where the widespread use of statistical analysis to make informed business, healthcare, and policy decisions is in demand.


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The online Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics provides students a basic background in the design and analysis of quantitative data. This credential allows students to demonstrate quantitative expertise with perspective employers as well as better conduct quantitative research in their dissertations. The certificate requires 12 credit-hours of online class work through four courses.

To be eligible for the online Graduate Certificate in Applied Statistics, students must be admitted to the graduate school. GRE scores are not required for admission to the graduate certificate program. Tuition information can be found on this webpage, and refund information can be found on this webpage.

COLLEGE: Arts & Sciences | Dr. Bing Zhang Department of Statistics
PROGRAM: Graduate Certificate
COST: $721 per credit

Required Courses for the Graduate Certificate:

  • STA 570: Basic Statistical Analysis (3 credits)
  • STA 674: Regression Analysis and Design of Experiments (3 credits)
  • STA 677: Applied Multivariate Methods (3 credits)
  • STA 678: Statistical Computational Theory and Data Visualization: R and SAS (3 credits)

The Graduate Certificate committee will work with transfer students to obtain a suitable program of study.