Recommended Academic Plan for Statistics degree with biostatistics option (STAT BSTAT at University Park), effective Fall 2016
This Plan is only a sample; other possible combinations of courses could satisfy this option.
|Semester 1||Credits||Semester 2||Credits|
|MATH 140 (GQ) Calculus with Analytic Geometry I||4||MATH 141 (GQ) Calculus with Analytic Geometry II||4|
|STAT 200 (GQ) Elementary Statistics||4||ENGL 015 or 030 (GWS) Composition/Honors Composition||3|
|BIOL 110 (GN) Basic Concepts and Biodiversity||4||CHEM 110 (GN) Chemical Principles I||3|
|First-Year Seminar||1||CHEM 111 (GN) Experimental Chemistry I||1|
|Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)||3||Arts (GA)||3|
|Health and Physical Activity (GHA)||1.5|
|Total Credits:||16||Total Credits:||15.5|
|Semester 3||Credits||Semester 4||Credits|
|MATH 220 Matrices||2||STAT/MATH 414 Probability||3|
|MATH 230 Calculus and Vector Analysis||4||CMPSC 101 or CMPSC 121 (GQ) Programming||3|
|STAT 461 Analysis of Variance||3||BIOL 222 Genetics
|BIOL 220W (GN) Populations and Communities
||4||ENGL 202C (GWS) Effecive Writing||3|
|Humanities (GH)||3||Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)||3|
|Total Credits:||16||Total Credits:||15|
|Semester 5||Credits||Semester 6||Credits|
|STAT/MATH 415 Mathematical Statistics||3||STAT/MATH 416 Stochastic Modeling||3|
|STAT 464 Nonparametric Statistics or STAT 466 Survey Sampling||3||STAT 462 Regression||3|
|CAS 100 (GWS) Effective Speech||3||400-level BIOL course||3|
|Arts (GA)||3||Humanities (GH)||3|
|International cultures elective (IL)||3||U.S. cultures elective (US)||3|
|Semester 7||Credits||Semester 8||Credits|
|STAT 480 Statistical Program Packages||1||STAT 470W Statistical Problem Solving and Communication||3|
|STAT 463 Time Series||3||MATH 451 Numerical Analysis||3|
|Health and Physical Activity (GHA)||1.5||Elective||3|
|400-level BIOL course||3||Elective||3|
- Bold type indicates courses requiring a quality grade of C or better.
- Italics indicates courses that satisfy both major and General Education requirements.
- Bold Italics indicates courses requiring a quality grade of C or better and that satisfy both major and General Education requirements.
- GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.
- US, IL, and US;IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements.
- W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirements.
- NOTE: BIOL 220W is moving from Spring to Fall semester; it will not be offered in FA17 or SP18. It will resume in FA18.
- NOTE: BIOL 230W is moving from Fall to Spring semester; it will be offered in FA17, but only in Spring semester after that.