Bachelor Program

             Program Objectives

        General Objective

To train middle level statisticians in order to meet the demands of the socio-economic, business and development sectors in the country.

            Specific Objectives

The Specific objectives of the program are:         

  • To train middle level statisticians who can serve in collecting, processing and analyzing statistical data;
  • To train middle level statisticians who can assist and conduct statistical research undertakings and provision of statistical services.
  • To train middle level statisticians who can organize and produce data in health sectors, financial, agricultural, educational, research institutions and industry sectors.
  • To produce middle level statisticians who can manage and supervise the activities of statistical units or offices at both government and nongovernmental organizations;
  • To produce potential candidates for graduate studies so as to meet the demand for high level statisticians who can teach and conduct research at HEIs, and other research and training centers.

                  Professional Profile

A statistician is expected to;

  • demonstrate competence in data collection, management, summary and analysis required at many production and development sectors day to day activities,
  • write clear statistical reports and communicate the results of statistical analyses in non-technical language,
  • develop and demonstrate advanced Statistical Theories,
  • plan and conduct Statistical Researches, sample surveys , census and experimental designs
  • use statistical software to carry out necessary computation for statistical analysis of data,
  • demonstrate professional ethics in his/her career,
  • supervise and/or manage activities of statistical units or offices,
  • assist and advise in the provision of statistical services in research establishments, business and government and non-government institutions,
  • give trainings in Statistical methods and Software’s
  • undertake Statistical Consultancy works
  • contribute to the ongoing development of the country in his/her area with sense of responsibility, and demonstrate social responsibility and capacity to manage teamwork

                Graduate Profile

A B.Sc. graduate in Statistics is expected to;

  • demonstrate competence in data collection, management, summary and analysis required at many production and development sectors day to day activities,
    • plan and conduct sample surveys and experimental designs,
  • use statistical software to carry out necessary computation for statistical analysis of data,
  • write clear statistical reports and communicate the results of statistical analyses in non-technical language,
  • demonstrate professional ethics in his/her career,
  • assist in statistical research and the provision of statistical services in research establishments, business and government and non-government institutions,
  • contribute to the ongoing development of the country in his/her area with sense of responsibility, and
  • Supervise and/or manage activities of lower-level statistical units or offices.
  • Supervise and/or manage data processing activities in health sectors, financial, agricultural, educational, research institutions and industry sectors

                Duration of Study

The duration of the study is four years.

            Graduation Requirements

A student must take a total load of at least 250 European Credit Transfer System (EtCTS) or 150 credit hours and a CGPA of at least 2.00 in Statistics courses and an overall CGPA of at least 2.00 with no “F” grade in any of the courses taken from any module.

         Degree Nomenclature

Up on successful completion of the program, the candidate will be awarded the following degree.

  • In English “Bachelor of Science Degree in Statistics” and
  • in Amharicየሳይንስ ባችለር ዲግሪ በስታቲስቲክስ