Accelerated Programs

Applied Statistics

Launch a career in statistics with an advanced degree from Michigan Tech.

The MS Applied Statistics program is also available online.

Earn a Bachelor's and a Master's in Five Years

Enhance your resume with the Accelerated Master's Program in Accelerated Statistics. In our data-driven modern world, there is more need for statisticians than ever. The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 33% growth in the number of jobs in mathematics and statisticians between 2016 and 2026. Ambitious students now have the opportunity to jumpstart a career in this growing field by adding an advanced degree with just one year of study beyond their undergraduate program.

Michigan Tech's graduate program in applied statistics focuses on building the skillset necessary to develop solutions to complex real world problems with statistical analysis. Statistics students go on to careers in national laboratories, academia, and private industry.

Utilize Statistical Theory and Methods to Address the Practical Problems of an Evolving Society

The Accelerated Master's Program allows students to apply 6 approved credits to a Bachelor's degree and a Master's of Science in Applied Statistics. For more information about graduate education in math and statistics, see the Department of Mathematical Science's website.

  • 33%
    projected growth for employment of statisticians from 2016 to 2026
  • 40
    faculty members in the department of mathematical sciences conduct research