Master of Applied Statistics
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

The online Master of Applied Statistics program fulfills the current demand for trained statisticians as the world becomes more dependent on predictive data and numerical reasoning.  The program promotes skill sets in business, industry, government, health care, and educational and research organizations so graduates are prepared for various careers within science, technology, health care, education, or business.  The curriculum covers a variety of areas of expertise and learning, including:

  • Data mining
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Biostatistics Techniques
  • Statistical Consulting


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • GRE scores
  • TOEFL, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education