Master of Science in the Field of Statistics
General prerequisite: coursework in multivariate calculus, matrix theory, and at least two undergraduate statistics courses.
The following requirements must be fulfilled:
The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.
30 credits. For non-thesis option—6 credits in required courses and 24 credits in elective courses. For thesis option—12 credits in required courses, including 6 credits in thesis, and 18 credits in elective courses.
|STAT 6201||Mathematical Statistics I|
|STAT 6202||Mathematical Statistics II|
|Required for students pursing the thesis option|
|STAT 6998||Thesis Research|
|STAT 6999||Thesis Research|
|For non-thesis option: 24 credits in electives, at least 18 of which must be in STAT courses. For thesis option: 18 credits in electives, at least 12 of which must be in STAT courses.|
|Elective courses outside statistics may be taken in related fields, such as economics, mathematics, finance, management, computer science, engineering, public health, and data science.|
*Students must have departmental approval in order to pursue the thesis option.
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