Concentration in Statistics within a BS in mathematics: Winthrop University

**School**: Winthrop University http://www.winthrop.edu

Type of schedule (quarter, semester, other)? Quarter

**Name**: (Minor, Concentration, Track, Program): Concentration in statistics

**Typical major(s) for students**: Math

**Within what degree** (BA or BS)? BS

**Do you have a major in statistics?** No

**Statistics and Probability courses required: **These five courses are required.

- MATH 541: Probability and Statistics I (3) [Calc Prob]
- MATH 542: Probability and Statistics II (3) [Calc Stat]
- MATH 543: Introduction to Stochastic Processes (3)
- MATH 545: Statistical Theory and Methods II (3) [Linear Models]
- MATH 547: Introduction to Categorical Models (3) [Through Ordinal Logistic and Loglinear]

The program includes one math elective. One of the choices for that elective is

- MATH 649: Nonparametric Statistics (3) [Standard tests plus some bootstrapping and density estimation]

**Additional courses**: Additional mathematics and other courses are required for this degree and major.

**School requirements / expectations for a program like this**: No particular school requirements for a concentration. It must fit within the major.

Contact information and URLs:

- Name and email address of person providing information: Jim Bentley, bentleyj@winthrop.edu
- School catalog: http://www.winthrop.edu/recandreg/catalog.htm
- Description of this minor, track, concentration, or program: http://www.winthrop.edu/mathdpt/degree.htm
- Course descriptions: http://www.winthrop.edu/mathdpt/CoursesDegrees/courses.htm
- Description of statistics major, if you have one: none
- Mathematics Department: http://www.winthrop.edu/mathdpt

Last updated September 21, 2000. Questions or comments?