Resources for:

    BA/BS Mathematical Statistics

    BA/BS Math Stat

    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.

    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 441 Probability Theory 3 Every fall Math 255 and either Math 280 or consent
    Math 442 Mathematical Statistics 4 Spring even years Math 441 and either Math 355 or consent
    Math 446 Actuarial Mathematics 3 Spring odd years Math 441 or concurrent registration
    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

    Contact

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

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