The quantitative skills that you’ll gain from a Massey Bachelor of Arts (Statistics) can set you apart from other graduates when applying for jobs.
A Massey BA (Statistics) will teach you to interpret the science of evidence.
Statistics allow us to quantify risk and make effective decisions even when we are uncertain about the world around us.
Should I buy or sell my stock? Is this new treatment effective against breast cancer?
What adverts should my website display to increase my revenue?
How can I better interpret that weak distress signal coming from a vessel far out at sea?
Being able to use data to find answers to questions like these makes statisticians some of the most highly sought-after employees.
As a Massey BA (Statistics) student you will learn the key theories of statistics, but you will also get the quantitative skills to conduct robust statistical analysis that is effective in the real world.
The explosion of information and data available to the world has made those who can interpret it indispensable.
Big Data has opened up a huge range of career opportunities for those who are talented in working with figures.
A Ministry of Education report conducted over nine years showed that science, technology, engineering, and maths graduates have higher relative earnings than other graduates.
|Cost of living
|1 bed room
Improve your English language skills without taking an IELTS test. You could get direct entry to a Massey degree with the university's English for Academic Purposes (EAP) courses.
|English for Academic Purposes 1
|English for Academic Purposes 2
|5.0 overall (all bands 4.5 or above)
|5.5 overall (all bands 5.0 or above)
|40 overall (3 in reading & listening, 13 in speaking & writing)
|50 overall (5 in reading & listening, 15 in speaking & writing)
|Foundation Studies – entry requirement equivalent to IELTS 5.5 overall
|Direct entry into University - entry requirement equivalent to IELTS 6.0 to 7.0 overall
To be admitted to an undergraduate qualification, applicants will need a minimum level of academic achievement from school, or another university or tertiary institution.
The specific level depends on which country or region of the world they are from.
If you don't have the skills or qualifications you need to be accepted into your chosen study, you can do foundation qualifications.
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