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# Computing Option

Recommended Academic Plan for Statistics degree with computing option (STAT S&CMP at University Park), effective Fall 2011
This Plan is only a sample; other possible combinations of courses could satisfy this option.

Recommended Academic Plan for Statistics degree with computing option (STAT S&CMP at University Park), effective Fall 2011
Semester 1CreditsSemester 2Credits
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
Natural Sciences (GN) 3 Natural Sciences (GN) 3
First-Year Seminar 1 Humanities (GH) 3
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS) 3 Arts (GA) 3
Total Credits: 15 Total Credits: 16
Semester 3CreditsSemester 4Credits
MATH 220 Matrices 2 STAT/MATH 414 Probability 3
MATH 230 Calculus and Vector Analysis 4 CMPSC 122/132 (GQ) Intermediate Programming 3
CMPSC 121/131 (GQ) Introduction to Programming 3 STAT 461 Analysis of Variance 3
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS) 3 ENGL 202C (GWS) Effecive Writing 3
Humanities (GH) 3 Natural Science (GN) 3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA) 1.5
Total Credits: 15 Total Credits: 16.5
Semester 5CreditsSemester 6Credits
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
CMPSCÂ 360 or MATH 311W Discrete Mathematics 3 CMPSC 221 Object oriented programming 3
CAS 100 (GWS) Effective Speech 3 CMPSC 465 Data Structures and Algorithms 3
International cultures elective (IL) 3 Arts (GA) 3
Total Credits:
15
Total Credits:
15
Semester 7CreditsSemester 8Credits
STAT 480 Statistical Program Packages 1 STAT 470W Statistical Problem Solving and Communication 3
STAT 463 Time Series 3 MATH 451 Numerical Analysis 3
400-level CMPSC course 3 400-level CMPSC course 3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA) 1.5 Elective 3
U.S. cultures elective (US) 3 Elective 3
Elective 3
Total Credits:
14.5
Total Credits:
15
• 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.

Scheduling patterns for courses not taught each semester: