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The M.S. degree in statistical science is only available to students enrolled in the Ph.D. programs in biostatistics or statistical science at SMU. Note that this is different from the M.S. in applied statistics and data analytics .
To obtain the M.S. in statistical science en route to the Ph.D., the student must successfully complete at least 36 credit hours of graduate coursework acceptable to the departmental faculty, including:
Students must pass the Comprehensive (Basic) Exams at an appropriate level.