Welcome to the webpage of the Department of Statistics and Probability at Michigan State University. Our Department has a long and
proud tradition of excellence for world-class research and training for over 65 years.
We invite you to view the history of the department
The Department awards bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in Statistics, and partners with the
Department of Mathematics in awarding the bachelor’s degree in Actuarial Science.
The Department is home to an internationally renowned faculty with a wide variety of expertise in
fundamental and interdisciplinary research, over 100 graduate students, and about 80 undergraduate students
from many countries of the world. Graduates of our programs go on to careers in academia, industry and government.