According to the University of Arkansas's Graduate School and International Education program, the Master of Science degree program in statistics and analytics is intended to provide training for professional careers or to serve as a foundation for pursuing a Ph.D. degree. The master's program in statistics and analytics is designed to prepare students with the skills they need to enter the varied and lucrative career field of data science. The program helps students grow their analytical and communication skills and provides students with the analytical statistics foundation needed to make valid conclusions about data.

Adaptability/FlexibilityAnalytical Thinking
Attention to DetailDependability
Strong quantitative analysis capabilities