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Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

W.C. Morris Building, Room 222
Warrensburg, MO 64093
P:660-543-4930 F:660-543-8013
Dr. Xiaodong Yue, Department Chair


Statistics Professions

The Statistics program at UCM prepares students with strong quantitative skills in statistics and fluent use of statistics software such as Microsoft Excel, SPSS, and SAS. Students are employed in academia, research, industry, government agencies, and private and business organizations as demographers, actuaries, financial planners, survey researchers, data management analysts, financial analysts, biostatisticians, operations research analysts, business analysts, as well as marketing research analysts with decent salary.

Please check the following links to get more detailed information about statistics career opportunities:

Statistics Career Opportunities
Careers in Statistics: Government
Careers in Statistics: Business & Industry
Careers in Statistics: Health & Medicine
Careers in Government Statistics
Which Industries Employ Statisticians?
Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2010-11 Edition
Women in Statistics
ASA Career Center

American Statistical Association
The nation's leading professional association for statistics.