Master of Science Degrees

Master’s in Statistics

The Master of Science in Statistics teaches you to apply key aspects of quantitative models to decision making across a variety of industries. With an MS in Statistics, you will gain the knowledge essential for success as a statistics professional and develop the necessary skills to help meet modern business demands for statistical models, business analytics, and data mining.

Program Highlights

  • Average completion is 3-4 semesters
  • Flexible scheduling allows you to switch between part-time and full-time course loads
  • Qualifies for Department of Homeland Security OPT Extension for STEM International Students

Career Outcomes

Companies that employ Zicklin graduates

AIG, Amazon, Bank of America, Citi, Deloitte, Goldman Sachs, NASDAQ, NewYork-Presbyterian, Sony Music Entertainment, TD Securities, The Walt Disney Company


Business Analyst, Data Analyst, Quantitative Management Associate, MIS Analyst, Risk Management Analyst, Strategic Planning Analyst, Data Scientist, Market Risk Analyst, Lead Data Analyst, Statistician, Statistical Programmer


Preliminary Course Requirements

Students are strongly advised to complete a minimum of six credits of undergraduate calculus (Calculus I & II) before beginning graduate coursework.

Visa Extension for STEM International Students

The Master’s in Statistics conforms to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program that qualifies eligible international graduates on student visas for an optional practical training extension of 24-months. Find out more here.

Preliminary Courses and Waivers
MS in Statistics - General Track
MS in Statistics - Data Science Track

Office of Graduate Admissions

Address: 151 E. 25th St. Room 820 (between Lexington and Third Avenues)
Phone: (646) 312-1300
Fax: (646) 312-1301
Website: Graduate Admissions