Hone Your Statistical Capacity in a World of Data
Statisticians are in high demand in a wide variety of fields ranging from business to government and science to industry. This includes government agencies, pharmaceutical companies, medical institutes, financial institutions, insurance companies, industrial firms, energy companies, environment, public safety, health care and even sports. Your Master of Science in Statistics at the University of Houston-Clear Lake offers you a balance of statistical theory and statistical methods and applications. We will provide you with the fundamental tools and conceptual foundations in quantitative reasoning for making advances in the sciences, decisions in industries and development and implementation of government property.
An Advanced Degree in Statistics Will Multiply Your Opportunities
Enhanced statistical analysis impacts informed business and healthcare decisions in
greater ways than ever before. If you have a background in mathematics, science, engineering
or any major with a related background, this degree could be suitable for you. Earning
your Master of Science in Statistics from UHCL will prepare you for a position in
the federal government doing data analysis, conducting scientific research for a private
company or assisting technology firms with “big data” efforts.
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Deadlines for Applying
|Semesters||Session Begin Dates||New Degree Seeking Applicants||Former/Non-degree seeking/Certificate
Graduate Students* - Priority Deadline
|Former/Non-degree seeking/Certificate Graduate
Students* - Final Deadline
|Spring 2017||Jan. 17||Dec. 1 (Extended to Jan. 17)||Jan. 5||Jan. 17|
|Summer 2017||June 5||May 1||May 22||June 5|
|Fall 2017||Aug. 28||Aug. 1||Aug. 14||Aug. 28|
|Spring 2018||Jan. 16||Dec. 1||Jan. 16|
*You may have to go through late registration with a $50 late registration fee
- International Student Deadlines
First Yr FreshmanFall Semester - April 1
Spring Semester - October 1
Students Outside the U.S.Fall Semester – April 1
Spring Semester – October 1
Summer Semester – March 1
Students in the U.S.Fall Semester - June 1
Spring Semester - November 1
Summer Semester - March 1
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Accreditations and Distinctions
UHCL is one of only 10 U.S. universities with computing programs accredited under three different curriculum guidelines of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology Inc. The College of Science and Engineering’s undergraduate degree plan in computer engineering is accredited by the ABET’s Engineering Accreditation Commission, while its Computer Accreditation Commission has accredited our undergraduate degree plans in computer science and computer information systems. The organization’s Applied Science Commission has accredited the undergraduate environmental science sub-plans for safety and industrial hygiene. Our chemistry degree program is accredited by the American Chemical Society.