An area of emphasis in statistics opens a window of job opportunities in the business, government, industry, and health sectors, and provides a sound preparation for further studies in statistics. The area of emphasis is open to mathematics and applied mathematics majors.
Area of Emphasis in Mathematical Statistics 

Core courses (27 hours) 

Elective courses (9 hours) 
Choose three courses from the following:

Students pursuing a major in pure mathematics or applied mathematics may also pursue an area of emphasis in mathematical statistics; additional coursework may be required. The area of emphasis in mathematical statistics is not intended for students pursuing a major in statistics.
This page is an unofficial summary of degree requirements. The official requirements are described in the most current Undergraduate Catalog. Students should consult their advisor when deciding on a plan of study.