The Department of Statistics is reviewing its MS program as well as its admissions procedures.  During this review, we are not accepting applications from students who wish to enroll for the 2018-19 academic year.    If you would like to receive a notice when we resume the application and admissions process, please let us know by sending a message to


Please be aware that success in our program requires a proper foundation.  You should know the material contained in the following courses or areas:


·       Single and multivariable calculus (MATH 155, 156, 251, or equivalent)

·       Linear or matrix algebra (MATH 441 or equivalent)

·       Probability and statistics (STAT 215 or equivalent)

·       Computer programming in a high-level language


Alternatively, if you wish to explore applying to the MS program in Biostatistics at WVU (, please email