Department of Statistics Volgenau School of Engineering George Mason University

Department of Statistics Volgenau School of Engineering George Mason University

Fairfax, VA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
39%
61%
student ratio
67
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
66%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Statistics Certificate
    • Statistical Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Biostatistics Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 18
    • Doctoral Degrees 5
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 7
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

66% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 78
    • Accepted 52
    • Acceptance Rate 66
    • Enrolled 19
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $80
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th Not Reported Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 1st Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE/GMAT, bachelor's degree from accredited institution with minimum of GPA of 3.0 in a major that includes calculus, and matrix algebra, calculus-based probability and statistics; personal goal statement; 2 official copies of transcripts; 3 letters of recommendation; resume; official bank statement; proof of financial support; photocopy of passport
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE , MS in math intensive discipline with minimum GPA of 3.5, personal goals statement, 2 official copies of transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, resume, official bank statement, and proof of financial support, photocopy of passport
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesbachelor's degree with 2 courses in calculus and probability or statistics, personal goals statement, 2 official copies of transcripts, 1-3 letters of recommendation (depending on program) resume, official bank statement, and proof of financial support, photocopy of passport
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 575 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, health care benefits (for full-time research or teaching assistantship recipients)

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students67
    • Female Percentage39%
    • Male Percentage61%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students67
    • Part-time Percentage54%
    • Full-time Percentage46%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American10%
    • White / Caucasian30%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian28%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown20%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty17
    • Full-time Percentage88%
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Female Percentage18%
    • Male Percentage82%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchComputational statistics, nonparametric function estimation, scientific and statistical visualization, statistical applications to engineering, survey research
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$231,752

Location & Contact

Department of Statistics

Volgenau School of Engineering
George Mason University

4400 University Drive, MSN 4A7
Fairfax, VA 22030
United States

William Rosenberger

Chair

Phone: 703-993-3645
Fax: 703-993-1700
Email: wrosenbe@gmu.edu

Elizabeth Quigley

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 703-993-9107
Fax: 703-993-1700
Email: equigley@gmu.edu


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