Statistics at GVSU

Statistics is the science dedicated to the collection, organization, analysis, and interpretation of data. With the development of technology the collection of data has become ubiquitous, and it is vitally important that educated people be able to make sense of such large amounts of data. 

  • Personal attention by our faculty
  • Opportunity to work with faculty on research
  • Hands-on experience analyzing real-life data
  • Extensive variety of undergraduate course options
  • In demand graduate programs
  • A nearly 100-percent placement rate
  • Student Learning Outcomes
  • STAT Courses

The Statistics Department offers a major in Statistics (with a potential emphasis in Actuarial Science) as well as three undergraduate minors: Applied StatisticsMathematical Statistics, and Data Science. In addition, our department offers a Professional Science Master’s degree in Biostatistics. We are a unit of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

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Page last modified April 28, 2023