The Department of Statistics is pleased to announce that, with effect from the 2014/15 academic year, the following degree programmes have received accreditation from the Royal Statistical Society:
BSc in Mathematics and Statistics
Integrated Masters in Mathematics and Statistics
BSc in MORSE
Integrated Masters in MORSE
MSc in Statistics
The BSc and Integrated Masters in Mathematics and Statistics are accredited unconditionally.
The BSc in MORSE is accredited subject to at least 60 CATS of ST-coded modules being completed at Level 3.
The Integrated Masters in MORSE is accredited subject to at least 60 CATS of ST-coded modules being completed at Level 3 or above.
The MSc in Statistics is accredited unconditionally.
Graduates* from accredited programmes are entitled (on application) to award of the Royal Statistical Society's qualification of Graduate Statistician, and with a suitable period of approved professional training and experience may proceed to the full professional status of Chartered Statistician.
Further information on the Royal Statistical Society can be found on their webpage.
Accreditation of the BSc in Data Science will be investigated in the near future, when the design and structure of the third year of the degree programme has been finalised.
*For Undergraduate programmes, at least Second Class Honours is required to apply for Graduate Statistician status. A transcript may be required to identify that conditions have been met.