At undergraduate level, statistics degrees are likely to cover a wide variety of topics. First, you will study probability and introductory statistical methods, introducing the ideas of likelihood and regression modeling. Other statistics topics which may be covered include experimental design, inference, computational inference, sampling and databases, biostatistics, environmental statistics and financial statistics. Throughout the course, you will gain experience in working as part of a team, and learn how to use specialized computer software.
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Common Degree/Major Names
Finance, Operations Research, Management and Statistics
MORSE (Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Economics)
Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematics, Operational Research and Statistics
Statistics and Data Analytics
Attention to Detail
Programming / Coding
Speaking (Verbal Communication)
Staying Motivated / Working Hard
Staying Positive (Resilience)
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