About StatisticsProblem solving, multivariate analysis, probability … explore these
concepts and more as a statistics major at Rutgers. Statistics is a
science of information gathering, data analysis and decision making. The
department offers a major in statistics as well as a joint major in
statistics and mathematics. Students looking to apply statistics in
industry, government, or in applied areas of graduate study should focus
on the statistics major. Those interested in graduate study are
encouraged to pursue the joint major. You will take courses in survey
sampling, experimental design, quality control, biostatistics, and
modern data analysis, together with courses in mathematical statistics
and probability theory. The major provides excellent preparation for
careers in industrial statistics, actuarial science, biostatistics, and
research. Our students have had internship opportunities with Google,
Merck, City of New York Department of Investigation, and more!
This program takes into consideration the specific needs of adult and nontraditional students and University College-New Brunswick endorses it as an adult-friendly & working-professional program.