A masters in Statics

M.S. Statistics

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Accounting Department

College of Business and Economics
University of Idaho
ALB 125
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3161
Phone: (208) 885-6453
Fax: (208) 885-6296
Amber Gray

Solving Problems Using Numbers

Plan a career in business, crop and animal production, biological sciences, human behavior or other area with an advanced degree in statistics. You will learn to design and analyze experiments, plan and interpret surveys and explore relationships among social, physical and biological variables and use numerical data to solve practical, real-world problems.

Fast Facts

  • Our program provides a broad applications and theoretical aspects of statistics
  • An interdisciplinary team of dedicated faculty from business, geography, fish and wildlife resources, economics and more
  • Projects and research opportunities available with faculty, local businesses and government agencies
  • Economist
  • Computer programmer
  • Software engineer
  • Actuary
  • Financial analyst
  • Research and development manager
  • Quality assurance engineer
  • Secondary statistics teacher
  • Teacher at the community college level

$72,830 - 108,868

average annual salary earnings depending on career
Degree Prep Specific prerequisites needed to enter our master's program include:
  • Three semesters of calculus.
  • Six hours of statistics, including Stat 431(formerly Stat 401): Statistical Analysis, or equivalent.
  • One computer programming course or the demonstrated ability to write programs.
Degree Roadmap
Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

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Hands-on Learning Hands-on research will give you exposure to real-world challenges you’ll face throughout your career. A limited number of assistantships are available for on campus students.