Probability and Statistics (Faculty of Science)


This Honours program provides training in probability and statistics with a solid mathematical core, and basic training in computing. It prepares you for graduate school in probability, statistics, or data science.

As s student in this flexible program, you can focus on probability, mathematical statistics, applied statistics, actuarial science and finance, or data science. Once you graduate, you can pursue the A.Stat professional accreditation from the Statistical Society of Canada, which is regarded as the entry level requirement for a Statistician practicing in Canada.


This program will allow you to gain theoretical and practical knowledge in two thriving areas that will help you to succeed in a variety of careers in industry or government in the statistical sciences.

  • Statistician
  • Actuary
  • Mathematician
  • Investment analyst

Ready to apply?

For this program, you'll need to apply to the Faculty of Science.

See the full eligibility information for more information about deadlines and required documents for your application.

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