Master's Thesis

As part of the Completion Exercise for the Master of Science in Statistical Science, you may write and present your Master's Thesis. This oral examination is administered by your Master's Committee.

The Thesis consists of a detailed written report on a project approved by the M.S. Director, covering aspects of your contribution to the project area:

  • introduction
  • summary of contributions and results
  • discussion of open questions
  • bibliographic material

The Master's Thesis and its submission must conform to the Duke University Graduate School M.S. thesis requirements.