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University of California, Santa Barbara

Department of Statistics and Applied Probability

Santa Barbara, CA

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University of California, Santa Barbara

Overview

University of California, Santa Barbara / Department of Statistics and Applied Probability is located in Santa Barbara, CA, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Arts/Doctor of Philosophy (MA/PhD)
Master of Arts (MA) Statistics Applied statistics
Master of Arts (MA) Statistics Mathematical statistics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Statistics and applied probability
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Quantitative methods in the social sciences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Financial mathematics and statistics
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Bioengineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 18
Doctoral Degrees 8

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

452
Applied
42
Accepted
12
Enrolled
9%

Applying

90
Application Fee - Domestic
110
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline December 15th December 1st Yes
Winter deadline November 1st November 1st Yes
Spring deadline February 1st February 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards December 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

65
Total Graduate Students
72%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.54%
Black or African American 1.54%
White or Caucasian 13%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 7.69%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 1.54%
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 1.54%

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (49%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time - 11
Part-time - 8
Male (17)
Female (2)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Bayesian inference, financial mathematics, stochastic processes, environmental statistics, biostatistical modeling
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
139,480

Location & Contact

Address South Hall 5607A
Santa Barbara, CA  93106-3110
United States
Contact Dr. John Hsu
Chair
Email: hsu@pstat.ucsb.edu
Phone: 805-893-4055

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