Statistics Option

M 171QCalculus I4
M 172QCalculus II4
M 221Introduction to Linear Algebra3
M 242Methods of Proof3
M 273QMultivariable Calculus4
M 333Linear Algebra3
or M 441 Numerical Linear Algebra & Optimization
STAT 217QIntermediate Statistical Concepts (Preferred and requires STAT 216Q as a prerequisite)3
or STAT 332 Statistics for Scientists and Engineers
STAT 408Statistical Computing and Graphical Analysis3
STAT 411Methods for Data Analysis I3
STAT 412Methods for Data Analysis II3
STAT 421Probability Theory3
STAT 422Mathematical Statistics3
STAT 441Experimental Design3
STAT 446Sampling3
Choose four from the following:12
Nonparametric Statistics
Introduction to Time Series Analysis
Introduction to Applied Multivariate Analysis
Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis
Mixed Effects Models
Undergraduate Research
Special Topics
Other courses approved by an advisor may be substitutes. At least one science must have a lab.
Total Credits57

A minimum of 120 credits is required for graduation; 42 of these credits must be in courses numbered 300 and above. Core 2.0 must be completed for graduation.  The following is a typical program of study:

Freshman YearCredits
CLS 101US - Knowledge and Community
or COMX 111US - Introduction to Public Speaking
M 171Q - Calculus I4  
University Core and Electives8  
WRIT 101W - College Writing I  3
M 172Q - Calculus II  4
University Core and Electives  9
Year Total: 15 16
Sophomore YearCredits
M 273Q - Multivariable Calculus4  
M 242 - Methods of Proof3  
STAT 217Q - Intermediate Statistical Concepts
or STAT 332 - Statistics for Scientists and Engineers
Science Electives 4  
M 221 - Introduction to Linear Algebra  3
STAT 408 - Statistical Computing and Graphical Analysis  3
Science Electives   3
University Core and Electives  6
Year Total: 14 15
Junior YearCredits
M 333 - Linear Algebra
or M 441 - Numerical Linear Algebra & Optimization
STAT 411 - Methods for Data Analysis I3  
STAT 446 - Sampling3  
Science Electives 3  
University Core and Electives 3  
STAT 412 - Methods for Data Analysis II  3
STAT 441 - Experimental Design  3
Science Electives   3
University Core and Electives  6
Year Total: 15 15
Senior YearCredits
STAT 421 - Probability Theory3  
Math or Stat Elect (See List Above) 6  
University Core and Electives6  
STAT 422 - Mathematical Statistics  3
Math or Stat Elect (See List Above)   6
University Core and Electives   6
Year Total: 15 15
Total Program Credits: 120

Actuary Profession Bound Students

Actuary profession-bound students are advised to take STAT 421 and STAT 422 during the junior year in order to be prepared for the actuarial exams given during the senior year. For further guidance, see the Actuary Advisor in the Dept. of Mathematical Sciences, 2-214 Wilson Hall.