PH.D. IN STATISTICAL SCIENCE
The Department of Statistical Science began offering the Ph.D. in Statistical Science in 1968. Since that time it has awarded 164 Ph.D. degrees. The courses in the Ph.D. curriculum in Statistical Science at SMU provide our students with the strong theoretical foundation in mathematics, statistical inference, and probability needed for students pursuing a research-oriented Ph.D. degree. The emphasis in the Ph.D. program is on developing a fundamental breadth and depth in both theory and applications. Information concerning Admission Requirements, How to Apply, Degree Requirements, and Graduate Courses offered is available using the links for this page.