Emphasis in Mathematical Statistics

The Area of Emphasis in Mathematical 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. 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 Mathematical Statistics.

Core Courses for an Area of Emphasis in Mathematical Statistics

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
Math 229 Calculus 1 5
Math 230 Calculus 2 4
Math 231 Calculus 3 4
Math 300 Introduction to Higher Mathematics 4
Math 331 Linear Algebra 3
Stat 445 Probability and Statistics 1 3
Stat 446 Probability and Statistics 2 3
Total Credit Hours 26

Elective Courses for an Area of Emphasis in Mathematical Statistics

Choose three courses from the following, for a total of 9 credit hours:

Course Number Course Title Credit Hours
Stat 325 Survey Sampling Methods 3
Stat 326 Applied Statistical Methods 3
Stat 412 Regression Analysis 4
Stat 413 Experimental Designs 3
Stat 420 Nonparametric Methods 3
Stat 422 Time Series Forecasting 3
Stat 464 Statistical Computing 3
Stat 466 Stochastic Processes 3
Stat 470 Applied Survival Analysis 3

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.

 

Contact us regarding Mathematics Undergraduate Degrees:
Michael Schroeder
Michael Schroeder
Director of Undergraduate Studies
Office: 742F Smith Hall
Phone: 304-696-6643
Email: schroederm@marshall.edu
Alfred Akinsete

Dr. Alfred Akinsete
Department Chair
Office: 523/524 Smith Hall
Phone: 304-696-6010
Email: akinsete@marshall.edu

 

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