A major in Statistics will prepare students for private and/or government employment.  The demand for employees trained in Statistics is especially strong in today’s world.  Information and information management depend upon the use of statistics.  As data become more abundant the need to understand the data and use it to make more effective and efficient decisions becomes more important. The science of Statistics uses mathematical concepts to

provide insight and understanding about populations from sample data that is gathered.  As the world becomes more complex it becomes paramount to be able to better understand relationships.  The Associate of Science Degree in Statistics provides a solid foundation for the student to transfer to a four-year institution and continue further studies toward a Bachelor’s Degree and beyond.