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What Can You Do With A Major In Statistics?

Statistics is an insight by means of numbers. It involves designing experiments or surveys for information gathering purposes in the most cost-efficient manner in order to reach conclusions. Statisticians are also responsible for advising on experimental designs, conducting surveys, analyzing data, and developing new methods of analysis. Statistical ideas and methods can be used in a variety of areas, and may be associated in fields such as agriculture, biological and health sciences, economics, psychology, sociology, business, industry and government.


Statistics Program

Career Paths


Biomedical Research


Clinical Trial Analysis




Health and Medicine


Operations Research

Risk Assessment

Job Titles


Algorithm Designer

Animal Health Statistician

Bio Statistician

Business Analyst

Computer Scientist

Data Miner

Development Manager

Environmental Scientist

Financial Planner

Financial Statistician

Investment Banker

Marketing Information Analyst

Operations Researcher

Research Scientist

Risk Analyst

Statistical Consultant

Statistics and Probability Teacher

Systems Engineer

Employers/Work Settings

Accounting Firms

Airline Companies


Engineering Firms

Financial Institutions


Insurance Companies

Logistics Firms


Research Centers

Software Developers

World Health Organizations

Professional Associations

Job Search Information

Graduate Schools

Link To UNF Academic Program

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Florida offers a Bachelor of Arts in Statistics