The Master of Science in Applied Statistics and Analytics (MSAS) degree will teach you to use cutting-edge applied statistical methods to make accurate and meaningful inferences from data obtained from business, industry, government and health services. This graduate program also incorporates the use of a wide variety of commercial software to train you to effectively analyze real-world data and analytics.
Customize the MSAS curriculum based on your particular area of interest, including:
The Applied Statistics and Analytics master's is intended for professionals with undergraduate degrees in the sciences, engineering or business.
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KSU’s Applied Statistics and Analytics degree program offers many unique training exercises not found in other statistics graduate programs, including:
Statistical Computing – Starting in your first semester, you will learn analytical programming languages such as SAS, R, and Python.
Applications Project – You will complete an applied research project based on data from your place of employment, an internship or co-op, or from work done with a faculty member. As part of the project, you will turn in a written report demonstrating the analytical skill sets that you have mastered.
Emphasis on Communication of Results – Communicating your methods and results is vital when using statistics to convert data into actionable information. The MS in Applied Statistics and Analytics will teach you how to write clear, concise reports and make professional-quality presentations that communicate your research so it is easily understood.