The statistics majors are designed to train students in the application of mathematical models and decision making in business, industry, and government. An MBA program and an MS program are offered. Both provide students with the concepts and skills that form the fundamental base of knowledge essential to statistics professionals in today's business environment. The MBA program is designed primarily for those who employ statistical methods in an applied discipline, such as economics or marketing, or who are responsible for managing or interfacing with a statistical department. The MS program is designed to train technical specialists in the field. The MBA and MS in statistics are given within the Department of Statistics and Computer Information Systems.
Major Courses (12 credits)
|Applied Regression Analysis||3 credits|
|Basic Software Tools for Data Analysis|
Choose two courses from:
Data Mining for Business Analytics
|Multivariate Statistics for Business Analytics*||3 credits|
|Time Series: Forecasting and Statistical Modeling||3 credits|
|Multivariate Statistical Methods*||3 credits|
|Statistical Methods in Sampling and Auditing||3 credits|
|Advanced Statistical Computing|
*Students may not receive credit for both STA 9705 and STA 9661.