Bachelor's in Statistics

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Why Study Statistics? 

Statistics is not just about numbers—it's about leveraging data to solve complex problems and make informed decisions. Our Bachelor of Science in Statistics prepares you to navigate an increasingly data-driven world with confidence. Whether you're interested in government, business, healthcare, or research, the ability to translate data into strategic action has become a crucial asset in any industry. 

What You'll Learn 

Our curriculum will equip you with the skills to design and conduct experiments and surveys, analyze complex datasets, and interpret your findings in meaningful ways. Beyond the numbers, you’ll develop a keen sense for identifying patterns and making predictions that can guide an organization’s strategy in the face of uncertainty.

Program Details

View the core requirements for the Bachelor's in Statistics at Columbia College.

The Bachelor of Science in Statistics degree will prepare you to solve real-world problems from a variety of disciplines, through a rigorous coursework that may include the following: 
  • Statistics for the Behavioral and Natural Sciences 
  • Multivariate Calculus 
  • General Linear Models 
  • Machine Learning 
  • Discrete Mathematics 
  • Data Visualization for Business Analytics 
  • Spreadsheet Modeling and Decision Analysis

Pair your degree with a related minor or explore your other interests without taking on a full course load.

Flexible Education

Columbia College Global offers traditional classroom instruction for many courses at nationwide locations. Students at nationwide locations are expected to engage with multiple learning methods, including online and virtual while completing their degree. Columbia College offers on-campus programs with traditional classroom instruction at the Residential Campus in Columbia, Missouri.


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