Что я буду изучать?

The master of science (MSc) in statistics program offers exposure to a wide range of statistical techniques and provides experience in the application of statistical methods. It teaches statistical expertise for careers in either theoretical or applied statistics.

The MSc program in statistics combines applied and theoretical training in state of the art statistical methodology, hands-on consulting experiences, a project in data analysis or in the development of new statistical methodology, and the opportunity to gain work experience through co-operative education. The program prepares graduates for careers as statisticians in industry, government, consulting, and research organizations. In addition, graduates receive the foundational training to continue on to PhD studies.

Program Requirements

This program consists of required courses and a project for a minimum of 30 units. Students with backgrounds in other disciplines, or with an inadequate background in statistics, may be required to complete two undergraduate courses in addition to the program requirements for a minimum of 36 units. The undergraduate courses will not be included in the program cumulative grade point average (CGPA).

Students complete all of*

STAT 811 - Statistical Consulting I (2)
STAT 812 - Statistical Consulting II (2)
STAT 830 - Statistical Theory I (4)
STAT 850 - Linear Models and Applications (4)
STAT 851 - Generalized Linear Models and Discrete Data Analysis (4)
STAT 852 - Modern Methods in Applied Statistics (4)
STAT 853 - Applications of Statistical Computing (4)

*Other courses may be substituted for these courses with senior supervisor and graduate program chair approval.

and a project

STAT 898 - MSc Project (6)

All students are required to submit and successfully defend a project based on a statistical analysis problem or on the development of new statistical methodology. The project is examined as a thesis and must be submitted to the library. See the Graduate General Regulations Section 1.10 and 1.11 for further information.

Program Length

Students are expected to complete the program requirements in four to five terms.

На каком факультете я буду учиться?

Faculty of Science

Варианты обучения

Очная (Four to five terms)

CAN $1,946.94 per term
Начало обучения

Предполагаемое начало: Январь, Сентябрь 2022


Simon Fraser University

Burnaby campus,

8888 University Drive,


British Columbia (BC),

V5A 1S6, Canada

Вступительные требования

Для студентов, проживающих в Соединенных Штатах

Other English Language Requirements accepted: A minimum TOEFL score of 580 (paper-based); PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) with a minimum overall score of 63, and a minimum of 65 in speaking and writing .

Для иностранных студентов

The minimum University requirements for admission to a master’s program are as follows.

a) a bachelor's degree from Simon Fraser University or its equivalent from a recognized institution;

b) a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0/4.33 (B), or a grade point average of at least 3.33/4.33 (B+) based on the last 60 credits of undergraduate courses. All graduate work is also considered. Individual graduate programs may set a higher admission grade point average;

Applicants normally will be required to achieve a minimum score of 7.0 on the International English Language Test System (IELTS - the academic NOT the general test) with a minimum of 6.5 in each section. The Test of English as a Foreign Language(TOEFL) may be used as an equivalent test provided a score of 93 or better is achieved with a minimum of 20 in each section (TOEFL-internet based exam), or TOEFL 580 and the Test of Written English(TWE) 5.0 (paper-based).

Требования к IELTS могут отличаться в зависимости от выбранного курса


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