--Mrs. Robert A. Taft
Tell your students to go into stats. The market is short on well-rounded statisticians with good business and management skills. Demand for this unique skill set is only going to grow.
St. Olaf Stat Grads News
Why should you earn a Statistics Concentration?
How do you get started?
Ready to add a concentration in statistics? Complete this form Statistics Contract and drop it off at RNS 509.
Considering Grad School in Statistics or Biostatistics? Check this out.
Summer Opportunities in Biostatistics
Global Health and Biostatistics in Geneva
Work with researchers at the World Health Organization (WHO) Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, while becoming aware of the global burden of disease. Look for information on the 2009 Interim to study biostatistics in Geneva!
Lynne Rebecca Peeples, '02
Job or student Title: Grad Student/Research Analyst
Company or School: Harvard
Is willing to be contacted: Yes
Lynne graduated from St. Olaf with a mathematics major and a statistics concentration in 2002. She earned a Masters in Biostatistics at Harvard in 2004.
Advice from this graduate:Get as much practical experience as you can; and if grad school is in your future, it is helpful to have a good idea of what your long-term goals are before deciding on a program.