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Awards and Rankings
- Our graduate program was recently ranked:
- #16 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.
- #20 in the world by ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities
- The faculty includes 13 fellows of the American Statistical Association and two fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
- Eight faculty have won prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Awards from the National Science Foundation since 2004.
- Marie Davidian received the Founders Award from the American Statistical Association.
- Approximately 220 graduate students (one of the largest departments in the nation)
- 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.
- Approximately 250 undergraduate students (one of the largest departments in the nation)
- 52 faculty and staff
- $11.7 million in active research grants