Career Placement - Statistics



Ph.D. students between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
97% 0% 3% 0%

Subset of career titles with those employed: Staff Statistician, Statistician, Statistical Scientist, Statistician/Systems Engineer, Mathematical Statistical Engineer, Senior Statistician, Assistant Professor, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Predictive Modeler I, Postdoc

Response rate: 95%

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Master's students between 2011 and 2016

Employed In-field Employed Out-of-field Continuing Education Seeking
33% 1% 60% 6%

Subset of career titles with those employed: Chief Product Officer, Data Analyst, Watershed Coordinator, Forecast Analyst, Economist, Merchandizing Analyst, Manager

Response rate: 99%


* The above data is based on data from an employment survey completed within 6 months after graduation. If the percentages do not add up to 100%, the remaining graduates were not seeking employment at the 6 month mark.