Statistics Concentration

This concentration is recommended for students interested in the theoretical and practical aspects of Statistics, particularly those students who are interested in pursuing graduate study in Statistics or Biostatistics.

The 15 credits of upper-level courses must include:

MATH 4740/MATH 8746Introduction to Probability and Statistics I

3 credits

MATH 4750/MATH 8756Introduction to Probability and Statistics II

3 credits


The remaining 3 courses can be chosen from the following list of 7, with at least 2 from group A.


Group A:

STAT 4420/STAT 8426Exploratory Data Visualization and Quantification

3 credits

STAT 4430/STAT 8436Linear Models

3 credits

STAT 4440/STAT 8446Time Series Analysis

3 credits

Group B:

MATH 3100/MATH 8105/CSCI 8105/CSCI 3100Applied Combinatorics

3 credits

MATH 4310/CSCI 8316/MATH 8316/CSCI 4310Probabilistic Operations Research Models

3 credits

MATH 4900Independent Studies

1 - 3 credits

STAT 4410/STAT 8416Introduction to Data Science

3 credits

B.S. Degree Additional Requirement

Cognate Area: 18 credits of courses outside the Math Department that contain statistical components, as discussed with the advisor and approved by the Math Department Curriculum Committee.


B.A. Degree Additional Requirement

Foreign language through the intermediate level.