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UCLA Graduate Division

Admission Contact Information, Deadlines and Requirements


 Program Name



 Major Code



8125 Math Sciences
Box 951554
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1554 


(310) 206-3742 



 Leading to the degree of

M.S., Ph.D. 

 Admission Limited to


 Deadline to apply

Ph.D.: December 15th
M.S. February 1st 

 GRE (General and/or Subject)

GRE: General 

 Letters of Recommendation

3, that emphasize the applicant's level of preparation for graduate study in Statistics 

 Other Requirements

In addition to the University's minimum requirements and those listed above, all applicants are expected to submit the department's application found on the departmental website.

A bachelor's degree in statistics is not required for the M.S. or Ph.D. programs, but applicants should have taken at least 12 quarter courses (or eight semester courses) in substantial upper division quantitative work, including, but not limited to, courses in statistics, mathematics, computer science, and electrical engineering.

M.S.: Applicants must have a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.2 in upper division courses.

Ph.D.: For direct admission to the doctoral program, a grade-point average of at least 3.5 must be presented. Applicants who have already obtained a master's degree must have maintained an average of better than 3.5 in graduate study.