Why Choose Villanova?

  • For more than a decade, Villanova University has been ranked #1 by U.S. News & World Report in the Best Universities – Master’s category in the northern region.
  • The Master of Science in applied statistics covers both traditional statistical theory and methods, and adapts to incorporate new advances in statistics.
  • The Philadelphia area continues to offer a large number of opportunities for statisticians with a master's-level education.
  • Special tuition rates are available for secondary school teachers in all liberal arts and sciences courses.
  • Villanova University's outstanding reputation and small class sizes offer the education you want and a degree you can be proud of.
  • Villanova's campus is located in suburban Philadelphia and is easily accessible by car or public transportation.
  • The program flexibility allows students to tailor their degree to their educational needs.
  • A five-year B.A./M.S. degree program, as well as a certificate of graduate study in the teaching of secondary school mathematics, are available in addition to the Master of Arts in mathematics and the Master of Science in applied statistics.