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Statistics & Computer Science

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What is Statistics & Computer Science?

This major is designed for students who would like a strong foundation in Computer Science coupled with significant, advanced coursework in Statistics. As a Statistics and Computer Science student, you’ll gain a fundamental understanding of statistical analysis, probability, mathematics, and computing as well as learn the fundamentals of computer science. In addition, you’ll have opportunities to work closely with faculty on research and gain hands-on experience through consulting and internships. Through this program, you’ll be prepared for professional or graduate work in Statistics and Computer Science, and for applications of Computer Science involving Statistics.

Career Options

  • Data science
  • Machine learning
  • Market research
  • Information technology
  • Risk analysis

Post-Graduation Success1

97% employed or continuing education

89% employed after graduation

8% attending graduate school

$80,750 average starting annual income

Sample employer destinations: Amazon, Capital One, Citadel

Sample grad school destinations: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Yale University

Academic Profile Middle 50% 2

32 - 35 ACT Score

1450 - 1530 SAT Score

3.55 - 3.91 High School GPA

Annual Program Costs

Illinois Resident

  • Tuition: $17,040
  • Fees: $4,174
  • Expenses3: $15,180
  • Total: $36,394

Non-Resident

  • Tuition: $34,182
  • Fees: $4,174
  • Expenses3: $15,520
  • Total: $53,876

International

  • Tuition: $39,400
  • Fees: $4,174
  • Expenses3: $15,520
  • Total: $59,094
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