Undergraduate programs

Four-year honours program

This is an intensive, systematic program of study in statistics. It is the best preparation for post-graduate study and leads to entry level positions as statisticians.

To enter the Honours program students must have a "B" or better in STAT 2150. See Statistics Program Charts and program information for further details.

Joint honours programs

These programs offer intensive studies not only in statistics but also in other related fields. Currently, the Department offers joint honours programs with actuarial science, economics and mathematics and computer science. See below for program specific details.

Statistics - Actuarial Mathematics Joint Honours Program

Statistics - Mathematics Joint Honours Program

Statistics - Computer Science Joint Honours Program

Statistics - Economics Joint Honours Program

Four-year major program

This program gives a more flexible but less intensive exposure to the subject of statistics. Graduates would be able to enter the workforce in junior positions.

To enter the four year Major program in Statistics, students must have a "C+" or better in STAT 2150. See Statistics Program Charts and program information for further details

Accreditation of courses

The Statistical Society of Canada has accredited most of the 3000-level and 4000-level statistical courses as being available for partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Associate Statistician (A.Stat.) designation.

Admission Requirements

Visit student affairs to learn more about admission requirements, application dates and how to apply.

Graduations

Congratulations to our October, 2018 graduates: Jenna Tichon (Ph.D.), Kanika Grover (M.Sc.), Mohammed Kamso (M.Sc.), Inesh Munaweera Arachchilage (M.Sc.), Joynob Siddiqua (M.Sc.), Shamsia Sobhan (M.Sc.).

Upcoming Seminars

Statistics seminar: Sherif Sherif: “Sparsity-based image processing” — Thursday, October 18 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Julien Arino: “Duration of the "stochastic" phase of an epidemic” — Thursday, October 25 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Statistics seminar: Linglong Kong: “Optimal Smooth Approximation for Quantile Matrix Factorization” — Thursday, November 1 at 2:45 p.m..

Statistics seminar: Erfan Houqe: “Random effects covariance matrix modeling for longitudinal data with covariates measurement error” — Thursday, November 22 at 2:45 p.m., P230 Duff Roblin.

Where are they now?

Robert Fred Balshaw, M.Sc. (1987)

Benny Cheung Ying Zee, M.Sc (1984)