Dalhousie University

Statistics (BSc) (Concentrated Honours)

Program Information

School:Dalhousie University
Faculty:Faculty of Science
Degree:Bachelor; Honours
Field of Study:Statistics, General
Description:It doesn't matter if you want to design computer games, study the safety of nuclear power plants, analyze the stock market or conduct political polls: scientists of all kinds work with numbers to measure and explore the world. That's where statistics comes in. Statistics is the study of the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation and presentation of data. Extracting knowledge from data helps us plan for the future and improve our quality of life.

The Dalhousie Statistics program is the only program in the Maritimes that offers a full range of undergraduate and graduate programs. Our undergraduate courses are also approved by the accreditation committee of the Statistics Society of Canada, so that our graduates can apply for the Associate Statistician designation.
URL:Statistics (BSc) (Concentrated Honours) at Dalhousie University
Course Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $19,457

Cost per year is based on the 2017-2018 academic year and includes the cost of tuition and incidental fees.
Careers:Mathematicians, Statisticians and Actuaries

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*75

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Precalculus 

Applicants are required to have: English 12; Pre-Calculus Math 12; and three other acceptable university-preparatory courses at the grade 12 level. Minimum final grades: English, Math - 65%; other subjects - 60%; overall average - 75%. It is recommended that students take two science subjects.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 15, 2017