The Statistics and Data Science Center is an MIT-wide focal point for advancing research and education programs related to statistics and data science. The Center was created in 2015 with the goal of formalizing and consolidating efforts in statistics at MIT. The Center’s academic mission is to host and develop new academic programs, from a minor to a PhD in statistics and data science.



MIT xPro | September 02, 2017

Data Science and Big Data Analytics: Making Data-Driven Decisions

MIT xPro and IDSS offers an eight-week online course beginning October 23.

MIT News | August 23, 2017

Monitoring network traffic more efficiently

Programming language plus simple circuit design could let routers report on their own operation.

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MIT News | July 06, 2017

Study: Preschoolers learn from math games — to a point

A study co-authored by Professor Esther Duflo finds games for pre-schoolers can improve conceptual math skills, however, the gains may not carry ...


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Oct 06

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar

October 6 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Oct 13

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar

October 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm