Admission Requirements

  • Language Proficiency Requirements: Proof of English proficiency may be required for international applicants and for applicants whose first language is not English.
  • A cumulative weighted average of at least 70% (USask grade system equivalent) in the last two years of study (i.e., 60 credit units).
  • A four-year honors degree, or equivalent, from a recognized college or university in Statistics or an academic discipline relevant to Statistics.

Degree Requirements

Students must maintain continuous registration in STAT 994.

  • GPS 960.0
  • GPS 961.0, if research involves human subjects
  • GPS 962.0, if research involves animal subjects
  • STAT 990.0
  • STAT 994.0
  • a minimum of 12 credit units course work
  • successful thesis defence