Tracking The Spread of COVID-19 in Children

Mason’s Department of Statistics experts collaborated in the design of the testing protocol. They also helped analyze the data to determine how many children have had COVID-19.

Enroll in The Data Analytics Credential Program

The credential is designed for undergraduates in statistics, computing, information technology, and data science who want to acquire the data analytics skills needed by high-profile employers in the metropolitan areas of Baltimore, Washington, D.C., and R

Explore Our Programs

The Department of Statistics at George Mason University offers a wide range of programs and specializations that prepares our graduates for their careers.

Tackling Real-World Problems with Statistics

Brody Receveur, who is majoring in statistics at Mason, is doing a statistical analysis of the needs of refugees in South Sudan.

Researchers Continue Work

When courses went virtual, research at Mason Engineering didn't stop. Our researchers quickly adapted so that they could continue their valuable work.


Brett Hunter
Building partnerships
Building partnerships

Mason Engineering researchers are joining forces with Inova Children’s Hospital for a project that will provide valuable data about the incidence of COVID-19 in children in Northern Virginia.

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Expanding the department
Expanding the department

Mason Engineering’s Department of Statistics is expanding and seeking new faculty. The department is involved in multiple projects with top corporations across the region.