Statistics (STAT)

Courses

STAT 211  Statistics with Aviation Applications  3 Credits (3,0)

This course is a study of basic descriptive and inferential statistics. Topics include types of data, sampling techniques, measures of central tendency and dispersion, elementary probability, discrete and continuous probability distributions, sampling distributions, hypothesis testing, confidence intervals, and simple linear regression.
Prerequisites: MATH 111 or MATH 140 or MATH 143 or MATH 241.

STAT 222  Business Statistics  3 Credits (3,0)

This course is a study of basic descriptive and inferential statistics. Topics include types of data, sampling techniques, measures of central tendency and dispersion, elementary probability, discrete and continuous probability distributions, sampling distributions, hypothesis testing, confidence intervals, and simple linear regression.
Prerequisites: MATH 111 or MATH 140 or MATH 143 or MATH 241.

STAT 320  Decision Mathematics  3 Credits (3,0)

This course is a study of mathematical concepts and applications in mathematical model building and problem solving. Included are mathematical areas which are basic to decision theory.
Prerequisites: STAT 211 or STAT 222.

STAT 412  Probability and Statistics  3 Credits (3,0)

Finite sample spaces; conditional probability and Bayes' Theorem; discrete and continuous random variables and their functions; expected value, variance and standard deviation; systematic study of the major discrete and continuous distributions; moment generating functions; hypothesis testing and estimation.
Prerequisites: MATH 242.