MS and PhD Statistics

The Department of Statistics offers graduate work leading to MS and PhD degrees in Statistics. Students can concentrate on theory or applications, and programs can be tailored to emphasize such areas of interest as ecology, engineering, forestry, genetics/genomics and computational biology, mathematics, or oceanography.

All students obtain experience as statistical consultants for problems in a variety of areas, including agriculture, biology, forestry, exercise physiology, and engineering. Students interested in environmental sciences have the opportunity to obtain experience both in and outside the classroom with statistical methods for environmental data.

You can find information about our required courses by clicking here.

Our Statistics Graduate Student Guidebook can by found by clicking here.

Learning outcomes for our MS and PhD programs are available here.


MS and Certificate Data Analytics

The demand for professionals who can interpret large quantities of data has never been greater, and these skills are vital for scientific advances and business success worldwide. Whether you're an experienced analytics professional or looking to change careers and become one, you can chart your path forward by earning a Master of Science degree or a Graduate Certificate in Data Analytics online from Oregon State University.

To learn more about the admission process, please go to the graduate school website:

Master | Certificate

Additional program information such as tuition and fees can be found on the eCampus website:

Master | Certificate