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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.

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Major Courses    (12 credits)


STA 9000

Regression and Forecasting Models for Business Applications3 credits

STA 9750

Basic Software Tools for Data Analysis


OPR 9750


3 credits

Choose two courses from:

STA 9701

Time Series: Forecasting and Statistical Modeling3 credits

STA 9705

Multivariate Statistical Methods3 credits

STA 9710

Statistical Methods in Sampling and Auditing3 credits

STA 9850

Advanced Statistical Computing


OPR 9850


3 credits