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Kansas State University

36 months
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21524 USD/year
21524 USD/year
11856 USD/year
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Students interested in pursuing the Statistics Ph.D. at Kansas State University, are required to first pass a departmental Qualifying Exam. Subsequently, students pursuing the Ph.D. must pass the doctoral preliminary examination (see below) in order to be approved for degree candidacy by the Graduate School. 

Overview

Students must enroll in at least one credit hour during any and all semesters in which they are actively engaged in the qualifying examination process.

The Qualifying Exam consists of material from courses covering applied statistics, mathematical statistics and linear models. 

Features

A student with an M.S. in Statistics who starts a Ph.D. in Statistics course work in the department during the spring semester at Kansas State University, must take the exam no later than the January following their first four semesters in the program. Students admitted to pursue the Ph.D. but without the M.S. in Statistics should plan to take the exam no later than the January following their first five semesters in the program.

 Waivers of this requirement may be granted but only in exceptional cases. Further, students who fail to take the exam on schedule may lose funding.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Probability for Statistical Inference
  • Statistical Inference 
  • Linear Models 
  • Analysis of Messy Data 
  • Statistical Methods for Spatial Data 
  • Resampling Methods  
  • High-Dimensional Data and Statistical Learning 
  • Bayesian Statistical Inference 
  • Advanced Statistical Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

90 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete all required sections and upload documents or media to your online application as they are requested. 
  • Each application must indicate the source of financial support.
  • Application Fee
  • English Proficiency Requirements

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21524 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    21524 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21524 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    11856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11856 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Manhattan

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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