Each student in the M.S. program has Master's Committee of 3 faculty members who serve an advisory role.
- Committee is assigned by the M.S. Director and approved by the DGS at the end of the first year of study
- At least 2 members must be full-time primary faculty in Statistical Science, 1 of whom will be committee chair
- Third member can be from another Duke department, such as a faculty member from an applied area of the student's interest