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.

MITx MicroMasters program
MIT Open Learning | November 09, 2020

MITx MicroMasters Program in Statistics and Data Science announces new Data Analysis elective

New course focuses on hands-on applications of data analysis across disciplines.

Emery Brown
MIT News | October 27, 2020

Emery Brown wins Swartz Prize for Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience

The award cites Brown's major contributions to statistical analysis of brain activity and advancing the neuroscience of anesthesia.

Eaman Jahani hiking in the mountains
IDSS | October 23, 2020

Inequality across networks

Eaman Jahani examines how resources are distributed across networks as a Social & Engineering Systems and Statistics PhD student at the Institute...

Dec 04


Rong Ge - Duke University
December 4 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Dec 07

Mass Incarceration and the Challenge of Social Research

Bruce Western (Columbia University)
December 7 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Apr 02

SDSCon 2021

April 2, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm