Graduate Certificate of Applied Statistics

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The Graduate Certificate of Applied Statistics will give you a practical knowledge of statistical methods that you can confidently apply in your workplace or your area of interest.

You’ll become familiar with statistical software packages such as R and IBM SPSS, learn best-practice methods for research design, and develop your data analysis skills. You’ll build your problem-solving capability by working with real-life data and completing group activities.

This qualification is well suited to graduates of other disciplines or those who need to use statistics in their role but haven’t had formal applied statistics training. Your skills can be applied to a wide range of disciplines and industries, including market research, business, sports and health.

Did you know? This is a government subsidised short course as part of the Job-ready Graduates Package. You may be able to access a Commonwealth Supported Place.


6 months full-time or equivalent part-time with combined online delivery and optional on-campus classes/workshops


Online (Study Period 1, Study Period 3) - View application and start dates

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  • Online

2021 Start Dates

Study Period 3 - 30 August 2021

2022 Start Dates

Study Period 1 - 28 February 2022
Study Period 3 - 29 August 2022