Why get a master’s degree statistics?
Statistics is a thriving field that develops and tests tools for data collection, modeling and analysis. Statistical methods and practices are ubiquitous in all the sciences, and in society at large, especially in this age of ever-increasing reliance on digital technology.
Why choose UNH’s statistics program?
UNH is a hotbed of data-driven science as a result of its mission as major research university. You’ll have numerous opportunities in interdisciplinary and data-driven research. Combined with the foundational training of the program, our graduates are positioned to become leaders in statistical development, especially in industry. Our faculty specialize in areas including nonparametric function estimation, designing experiments for innovation, statistical learning and data mining, environmetrics, spatial statistics, time series, and climate statistics. Most courses in the program are offered online or in a live-online hybrid format. Our M.S. program can be comfortably completed in three semesters.
Potential career areas
- Actuarial science
- Data Analysis
- Data science
- Government organizations
- Information technology
- Service industries
- Startup companies