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Mathematics


Prerequisite/Corequisite Key

P = Course must be taken previously C = Course must be taken concurrently E = Course can be taken previously or concurrently
(RQ) = Required (RM) = Recommended  

MATHG 501

Statistical Analysis I

3 credit hours

Topics for this course include descriptive statistics, basic probability, discrete and continuous random variables, sampling and sampling distributions, estimation and sample size, hypothesis testing (one sample), linear regression and correlation. Statistical software will be used. Communication skills will be emphasized with individual and team projects. Prerequisite: Approval of the Graham School of Management. Offered fall.

MATHG 502

Statistical Analysis II

3 credit hours

Pre-requisite: P (RQ) MATHG 501

Review of probability theory with Baye's Theorem, counting techniques and combinatorics, and special discrete and continuous probability distributions. One sample confidence intervals and hypothesis testing for variance. Two sample hypothesis testing and confidence intervals (means, proportions, variances), Chi- square testing for goodness of fit and independence. Design of experiments and analysis of variance. Linear regression and correlation analysis, multiple regression, model building. Time permitting additional topics may be covered. Statistical software will be used. Communication skills will be emphasized with individual and team projects. Offered fall.