Best Colleges with Statistics Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Statistics, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Statistics is a popular major and can be found at many different colleges and universities, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Statistics degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Statistics degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Statistics.

The Best Statistics Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY

Columbia University in the City of New York offers 5 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 335 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 291 Master's degrees, 31 Bachelor's degrees, 8 Certificates degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
2 University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
UC Berkeley

University of California-Berkeley offers 4 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 241 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 215 Bachelor's degrees, 20 Master's degrees, and 6 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 140 Reviews
3 Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Harvard University offers 4 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 74 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 43 Bachelor's degrees, 22 Master's degrees, and 9 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
4 University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA

University of Pennsylvania offers 5 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 69 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 47 Bachelor's degrees, 17 Master's degrees, and 5 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 56 Reviews
5 University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA

University of California-Los Angeles offers 5 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 95 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 71 Bachelor's degrees, 18 Master's degrees, 6 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 88 Reviews
6 University of Chicago Chicago, IL

University of Chicago offers 4 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 67 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 31 Bachelor's degrees, 28 Master's degrees, and 8 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 28 Reviews
7 Stanford University Stanford, CA

Stanford University offers 2 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 51 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 48 Master's degrees, and 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 64 Reviews
8 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor offers 5 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 127 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 58 Bachelor's degrees, 57 Master's degrees, 8 Doctoral degrees, and 4 Certificates degrees.

Based on 128 Reviews
9 Duke University Durham, NC

Duke University offers 4 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 49 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 23 Bachelor's degrees, 17 Master's degrees, and 9 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
10 Yale University New Haven, CT

Yale University offers 4 Statistics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 19 students graduated in the study area of Statistics with students earning 12 Master's degrees, 4 Doctoral degrees, and 3 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews

List of Statistics Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
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  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Columbia University in the City of New York Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY
5/5
7 : 1 28,086
University of California-Berkeley University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA
3/5
21 : 1 38,189
Harvard University Harvard University Cambridge, MA
5/5
14 : 1 29,652
University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
5/5
12 : 1 24,876
University of California-Los Angeles University of California-Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
3/5
12 : 1 41,908
University of Chicago University of Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
7 : 1 15,391
Stanford University Stanford University Stanford, CA
5/5
6 : 1 16,980
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI
3/5
7 : 1 43,651
Duke University Duke University Durham, NC
5/5
5 : 1 15,984
Yale University Yale University New Haven, CT
5/5
5 : 1 12,385
Cornell University Cornell University Ithaca, NY
5/5
12 : 1 21,904
George Washington University George Washington University Washington, DC
5/5
17 : 1 26,212
Rice University Rice University Houston, TX
5/5
10 : 1 6,719
Northwestern University Northwestern University Evanston, IL
5/5
10 : 1 21,655
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL
4/5
20 : 1 45,842
Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
11 : 1 12,963
University of California-Davis University of California-Davis Davis, CA
3/5
15 : 1 35,186
Brown University Brown University Providence, RI
5/5
12 : 1 9,458
University of California-Santa Barbara University of California-Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA
3/5
24 : 1 23,497
University of Virginia-Main Campus University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA
4/5
11 : 1 23,883
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA
4/5
16 : 1 47,307
Washington University in St Louis Washington University in St Louis Saint Louis, MO
5/5
9 : 1 14,688
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN
3/5
14 : 1 50,678
University of Southern California University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA
5/5
16 : 1 43,401
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027

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Getting a Statistics Degree Online

Schools offering online Statistics degrees

Online Statistics degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 52 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Statistics degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Texas A & M University-College Station 0 0 0 52 0
Pennsylvania State University-World Campus 0 0 0 50 0
North Carolina State University at Raleigh 0 0 0 37 0
Rochester Institute of Technology 4 0 0 23 0
Arizona State University-Tempe 18 0 0 0 0
How many schools offer online Statistics degrees?
  • 6 Certificates
  • 6 Master's

What degrees do people get in Statistics?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 116 Colleges 1,948 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 30 Colleges 132 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 66 Colleges 377 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 135 Colleges 2,523 Graduates

Statistics Degree Overview

Researching a Statistics degree you will find that there are many opportunities for a traditional degree as well as higher education opportunities. Earning a degree in Statistics may take more time than just your traditional degree as it is typical to get advanced degrees as companion to the traditional. The most prevailing Statistics degree earned was a master's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Statistics degree that people earn is a bachelor's degree. While a master's degree is slightly more popular, both are very typical options. Although a certificate is offered at some schools, getting a certificate is not very common. With your goals in mind, look for the Statistics degree that can match your flexibility and needs in addition to finding a school with the right opportunities for you to earn that degree.

Average cost of college for a Statistics degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$2,453 Public In-State
$6,207 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,784 Public In-State
$41,120 Private In-State
$24,172 Public Out-of-State
$41,120 Private Out-of-State
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