Our BSc Statistics program aims to equip you with the requisite analytical skills and knowledge for work. The program includes courses such as Stochastic Processes I, Numerical Analysis, Survival Analysis, Mathematical Economics I, Introduction to Bayesian Statistics, Financial Accounting and other related courses that ensure that you become an all rounded graduate of the program.
Graduates from the program become entrepreneurs, statisticians, bankers, stock and insurance brokers etc. They also gain employment in any sector of the economy where they are skills and knowledge are required.
Modules and courses
Mode of course delivery
The programme is offered through distance education, a learning oriented system allowing greater flexibility in learning while students continue with their regular professional work. The programme is offered in a mixed mode format. The approach uses print and electronic media in order to be responsive to the needs of the learner and also maximize the use of technology in course delivery.
At the heart of the programme is excellent online learning materials developed by capable and competent resource persons from KNUST and other recognized institutions.
Academic Support Systems/Services
Limited face-to-face facilitated sessions are provided at all the Learning Centres. These sessions are supported by print and electronic materials, and local learning facilitators who also support and direct students as they work through the resources provided.
The Centres provide learning support to students living in different parts of the country, thus reducing travel expenses.