Students completing the major in applied statistics will develop skills that are highly sought after by both public and private sector industries.
If your passion is the environment, statisticians help manage our natural resources and understand the impact of climate change. If your passion is public policy, statisticians work with governments and non-governmental organizations to measure the health of the economy and assess the effectiveness of programs. If your passion is sports, statisticians help improve teams through player drafting, signing and development.
Application of statistical techniques is an essential part of decision making and study in a wide range of disciplines such as astronomy, biology, education, economics, geography, engineering, genetics, marketing, medicine, psychology, public health, and sports.
Your undergraduate degree in applied statistics also provides an excellent foundation for actuarial science, law, management, engineering, architecture, and education.
Key Areas of Specialization: Finance, Bioinformatics, Economics, Marketing, Computing, Public Health, Sports, Technology, Research, Data Analysis