Resources for Students
- Best jobs? According to 2019 U.S. News & World Report, statistician is the best job in business, the second best job in STEM, and the second best job, period.
- Best master's degrees? According to Forbes.com survey, they are Biostatistics (#1) and Statistics (#2).
- "Employment of statisticians is projected to grow 34 percent from 2014 to 2024," according to the Bureau of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook
Check out the WMU Statistics page. Students, alumni and friends can connect, post job announcements or share items of general interest.
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