Natural Sciences

Program Options

Area of Concentration, Joint Concentration, Secondary Field

About the Statistics Area of Concentration

As a student studying statistics at New College, you will develop statistical reasoning skills and apply them when analyzing and modeling data from many different sources. You will learn about both classical and modern statistical techniques, as well as the theoretical foundations underlying these methodologies. At the same time, you are going to obtain the necessary computational skills to work with data and implement these procedures. Finally, you will learn how to communicate and report statistical results effectively, while working on both individual and team projects throughout your classes.

Featured Course

Recent courses

  • Applied Time Series Analysis
  • Dealing with Data I
  • Dealing with Data II
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Linear Models
  • R for Data Science
  • Statistical Learning
  • Statistics for Economics and the Social Sciences

Career Pathways

  • Data Scientist
  • Government
  • Health and Medical Research
  • Finance
  • Insurance

Contact Us

Natural Sciences Division

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Heiser Natural Sciences Complex 172C

Statistics Faculty

Melissa Crow

Instructor of Statistics

Dr. Bernhard Klingenberg

Director of Data Science

Professor of Statistics

Andrey Skripnikov

Assistant Professor of Applied Statistics