Undergraduate degree programs

Business degree


Businesses rely on statistics to plan, launch, analyze, and optimize short- and long-term market strategies. Involving both theoretical and applied statistics, the W. P. Carey business degree in statistics focuses on practice and applied aspects of statistics. You’ll learn to draw business insights from the past, present, and future as defined by statistical analysis, and develop a skillset with real-world significance and global potential.

Statistics degree courses

The business degree in statistics covers mathematical and business-focused subject matter, allowing students to explore any number of macro- and micro-level applications. You’ll engage in applied and theoretical discussions of business statistics through courses like:

  • Categorical Data Analysis
  • Design and Analysis of Experiments
  • Global Marketing Management
  • Global Supply Chain Management
  • Marketing and Business Performance
  • Multivariate Statistics
  • Nonparametric Statistics
  • Organization and Management Leadership
  • Principles of International Business
  • Probability and Statistics for Researchers
  • Quality Improvement
  • Regression and Time Series Analyses
  • Statistical Analysis for Researchers
  • Statistical Computing
  • Survey of International Economics

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Designated as a Phoenix “Point of Pride,” ASU's West campus is the centerpiece of a new frontier of commerce, sports, recreation, arts, and lifelong learning opportunities. You’ll benefit from real-world exposure to real-time industry developments and receive all the perks of a large university, at a campus with an intimate, small-college feel. Explore other ways you can customize your experience at W. P. Carey:

Careers in business statistics

The business degree in statistics delivers the business acumen, breadth of knowledge, and practical understanding you need to stand out from those with a pure mathematics background. While specific job titles may vary, this program can prepare you for any of the following careers.

Career Growth* Median Salary*

*Data obtained from the Occupational Information network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).

  •  Bright Outlook
  •  Green Occupation
Administrative Services Managers 12.47% $81,080
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 15.12% $73,660
Chief Executives   $168,140
Compliance Managers 7.32% $100,890
Construction Managers   17.21% $82,790
Cost Estimators 25.34% $58,860
General and Operations Managers     $95,440
Industrial Production Managers   $89,190
Investment Fund Managers 7.32% $100,890
Loss Prevention Managers 7.32% $100,890
Management Analysts 23.87% $78,600
Mathematical Science Teachers, Postsecondary 15.12% $64,990
Regulatory Affairs Managers   7.32% $100,890
Sales Managers 14.95% $105,260
Security Managers 7.32% $100,890
Social and Community Service Managers 13.78% $59,970
Statisticians 13.07% $75,560
Storage and Distribution Managers   $81,830
Supply Chain Managers   7.32% $100,890
Survey Researchers 30.36% $45,050
Transportation Managers   $81,830
Wind Energy Operations Managers   7.32% $100,890
Wind Energy Project Managers   7.32% $100,890

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Application requirements 

All students are required to meet general university and W. P. Carey admission requirements.

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