As a statistics major, you discover hidden patterns by analyzing information and creating models to make valid conclusions, predictions, and decisions based on data. You can pursue a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science, and our statistics major is designed to make it easy to add a minor or pursue a double-major. Truman also offers minors in Statistics and Actuarial Science.
Collaborate with other students and faculty in research and gain real-world experience through internships or by serving as a student-consultant for the University’s Center for Applied Statistics and Evaluation. You can also get involved with student organizations like the Society of Actuaries, Mathematics Association of America, and Kappa Mu Epsilon (a national math honors society).
You can select courses targeted at your graduate school or career interests. Our statistics program successfully prepares you to enter graduate school or the workforce:
- Actuarial Science
- Banking and Finance
- Consumer Marketing
- Medical Research
- Scientific Research
- And many more
June 22, 2020
Based on current data and guidelines from the CDC, Truman State University plans to resume in-person instruction when the fall semester begins Aug. 17. The University is trying to maintain as much flexibility as possible and will make any necessary adjustments as needed.
June 22, 2020
The Truman Virtual Town Hall regarding racial injustice and inequity President Thomas mentioned in her email to students, faculty and staff, will take place at 6 p.m. June 24.