The National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Undergraduate Education has awarded Adelphi University and Principal Investigator Andrea Ward, PhD, associate provost for research and special projects, a $2.49 million grant for the “Ensuring STEM Student Success Through an Integrative Support Program.”
Launch a successful career in almost any industry with the data and analysis skills you’ll gain from our program.
Why Earn Your BS in Statistics?
Qualified professional statisticians and data scientists are in high demand in today’s workforce. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a job growth rate of 30 percent for these occupations through 2028—considerably faster than its average forecast.
Why Major in Statistics at Adelphi?
- Gain mastery over key topics in the statistical research field, from big data to machine learning.
- Benefit from Adelphi’s personalized approach to education by studying in small classes taught by distinguished faculty.
- Graduate career-ready, and ride the wave of today’s constant flow of new data to job success in business, finance, logistics or government.
What Can You Do with a Degree in Statistics?
You will be equipped to launch your career in one of the fastest-growing fields—in fact, 30 percent job growth is projected through 2028. You can work as a data scientist, statistician, big data analyst or go on to graduate school to further your knowledge in a wide range of areas.
Accelerated Degree and Minor
Our statistics program was created to meet the needs of students who want to solve problems through data. Our rigorous curriculum teaches you to find, clean, manipulate, visualize and transform data into meaningful insights that will improve industry—and society as a whole. In addition to the undergraduate degree option, we also offer statistics as a minor and have an accelerated dual-degree option.
Statistics and Data Analytics Minor
Our statistics and data analytics minor provides both the theoretical and applied foundation for students who are interested in a career in statistics and/or data analytics.
4+1: BS in Statistics/MS in Applied Mathematics and Statistics
Get a head start and complete your Master of Science in Applied Mathematics and Statistics with only one additional year. Be ready to dig deep into statistics, mathematical modeling, machine learning and more.
Exceptional Hands-On Learning
Enrich your education through internships and research projects that complement and support your personal, academic and career goals. You’ll have opportunities to work through real-life case studies as early as your first year and you can also join Adelphi’s chapter of the American Mathematical Society, which travels to math conferences to network and present research. Graduate armed with the knowledge and real-world experience you need to succeed in one of the fastest-growing areas of employment in the nation.
To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:
Transformative Educational Opportunities
All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape:
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