Department of Mathematics and Statistics
BA in Mathematics - Statistics Concentration
This concentration is aimed at preparing undergraduates to pursue a career as a statistician in government or industrial jobs, or to pursue a higher degree in statistics or allied fields. Majors intending to pursue graduate work in statistics are urged to take Real Analysis and Abstract Algebra.
In addition to the requirements listed in the BA, the following items are required for the Statistics Concentration. (15 credits)
a. Successful completion of three of the courses listed below:
MAT 264 Statistical Software Packages
MAT 383 System Modeling and Simulation
MAT 386 Sampling Techniques
MAT 387 Introduction to Applied/Biostatistical Methods
MAT 388 Statistical Quality Control
MAT 484 Design and Analysis of Experiments
MAT 485 Introduction to Applied Regression
MAT 486 Introduction to Big Data Analytics
MAT 487 Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis
MAT 488 Introduction to Data Mining
b. Successful completion of at least two additional mathematics courses numbered 260 or above, excluding MAT 380.