Mathematics

Contact Information

Fe Evangelista
Department Chair
Phone: (262) 472-5684
Location: Laurentide 2207

BA/BS Statistics

This emphasis is for students who are interested in a career as a statistician, actuary, demographer, or a statistical specialist in marketing, quality control, or economics. Please click here to download a copy of the fact sheet for the Statistics emphasis.

Requirements for the Major

Core Courses
Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
Math 253 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I 5 Every semester Math 152 or placement
Math 254 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II 5 Every semester Math 253
Math 255 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III 3 Every semester Math 254
Math 280 Discrete Mathematics 3 Every semester Math 253
Math 301 Introduction to Analysis 3 Every semester Math 255 and Math 280
Math 355 Linear Algebra 3 Every semester Math 250 or Math 253
Math 452 Intro to Abstract Algebra 3 Every semester Math 280
Specialized Courses
Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
Math 342 Applied Statistics 3 Every Fall Math 250 or Math 253 or consent
Math 346 Theory of Interest 3 Spring odd years Math 254
Math 441 Probability Theory 3 Every Fall Math 255 and Math 280 or consent
Math 442 Mathematical Statistics 4 Spring even years Math 441 and Math 355 or consent
Students pursuing a career as an actuary are encourged to take Math 449--Actuarial Examination Preparation.
Other Requirements
Courses No. of Units Semester Offered Prerequisities
CompSci 171 or CompSci 172
(unique requirement)
3 Every semester Math 141 or waiver for CompSci 171; Math 152 or Calculus placement for CompSci 172
English 370 or English 372 Technical Writing 3 Every semester English 102
Approved Minor (22 - 24 units)
University requirements for BA or BS

Location

College of Letters & Sciences
Laurentide Hall 4100
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
800 W. Main Street
Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

Resources For

Faculty/Staff Contact

Office of the Dean
Rebecca Reichert
Phone: (262) 472-1621
E-mail: reicherr@uww.edu

Student Contact

Advising Office
Phone: (262) 472-1550
E-mail: lsadvise@uww.edu

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