Stats and Strengths

Get to know our extraordinary department.

Awards and Rankings

  • Our graduate program was recently ranked #16 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.
  • The faculty includes 13 fellows of the American Statistical Association and two fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
  • Our department was the top producer of statistics Ph.D.s in the nation between 2003 and 2017, according to data compiled by Amstat News.
  • Marie Davidian received the Founders Award from the American Statistical Association.
  • Eight faculty have won prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Awards from the National Science Foundation since 2004.

By the Numbers

  • Approximately 220 graduate students (one of the largest departments in the nation)
  • Approximately 250 undergraduate students (one of the largest departments in the nation)
  • 52 faculty and staff
  • $11.7 million in active research grants