Our applied statistics programs will provide you with the skills you’ll need to be able to analyse data and apply it across a variety of fields, including forensic science, sports science, psychology and health. When you study subjects such as data mining and epidemiology, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills to be able to ask the right questions, and find the right answers. 

Businesses and organisations don’t need more information — they need people who can analyse and apply it. With an applied statistics degree, you’ll value practical and theoretical frameworks for data gathering, analysis and modelling so that you can process information and make informed decisions from it to help your organisation succeed.

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The fun side of statistics

The fun side of Statistics

There are statisticians and analysts in just about every corporation today. Find out from three Swinburne students how studying stats can lead to a fulfilling (and fun!) career in sports, marketing, psychology and beyond.

The Swinburne Advantage

An undergraduate degree must be about more than just knowledge – it’s also job readiness, professional experience and access to further opportunities. 

We partner with leading Australian and global organisations to offer students authentic workplace experiences. Our degrees can include placements, internships, industry-linked projects, study tours and more. This is your chance to work on real-life projects, solve day-to-day challenges in your field and gain the professional skills that put knowledge into practice. You’ll build invaluable skills and confidence, knowing you have what it takes to land a job by graduation or even before. 

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