Department of Statistical Sciences (DSS)

Homepage Slideshow

Cornell Day of Statistics

Register now to attend the conference on Friday, Sept. 11

Join us for this all-day event featuring seven leaders in the field of Statistics
Future Students

Join DSS

Statistical Sciences students learn statistical analysis and quantitative reasoning, among other skills that prepare them for careers working with statistics and data science in a wide range of fields.
Careers in Statistics

See what opportunities are ahead for you.

Each year our graduates go on to opportunities with companies around the world. See what possibilities are in store here.

Statistical thinking and quantitative reasoning have become pervasive in culture, economy, law, government and science, dramatically changing the way people view the world. Because of this centrality, it makes sense that Statistical Sciences is an interdisciplinary department which takes advantage of Cornell's extensive resources, with faculty, researchers and students from several colleges contributing to our courses and research.