We work hard to ensure that the profession of statistics is valued in the wider world and support members along a defined professional pathway from university to professional practice. We do this by accrediting university courses, offering continuing professional development (CPD) and recognising achievement through professional accreditation.
Data Analyst status provides formal recognition of a member’s statistical training and work-based experience at entry level.
GradStat formally recognises a member’s statistical qualifications for those who want to further their statistical career towards CStat
CStat status provides formal recognition of a member’s qualifications and professional training
Sharing statistical experiences and supporting professional development for our members
The Royal Statistical Society is part of The Alliance for Data Science Professionals - organisations that have come together to create industry-wide professional standards for data science.
The Professional Register lists members of the Society who hold Chartered Statistician (CStat) and Graduate Statistician (GradStat) status.
Enabling current CStat holders to help GradStats gain chartered status
Providing universities with a valuable endorsement for their statistics programmes