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Why Statistics at Valpo?

With a Valpo degree in statistics, you can pursue a career in a wide array of fields, such as medicine, public health, education, manufacturing, marketing, finance, and government. Statisticians serve in many important capacities, including studying the safety of nuclear power plants, evaluating the environmental impact of pollution, determining the effectiveness of new drugs, estimating the U.S. unemployment rate, and analyzing consumer demand for products.

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Scholarships & Rewards

The Valparaiso mathematics and statistics department has several scholarships, prizes, and awards available to students.

The Statistics and Data Science Colloquium

The Statistics/Data Science Colloquium, offers students the opportunity to explore how statistics and data science are used in practice in a wide range of applied fields.

Growing Demand

Employment opportunities in statistics are growing quickly, and there are too few people trained in data analysis to meet the strong demand in the job market.

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Alumni Highlights
Caleb VanArragon ’23: I always loved the statistical way of thinking. It’s always made sense logically to me and I love the way it can be used to solve all sorts of real world problems…
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