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Major Requirements for students who entered Fall 2010 or Spring 2011

Core Requirements

Requirements for the Biometry and Statistics Major for Students Entering the Major in Fall 2010 or Spring 2011

Required courses for both Statistics concentration and Statistical Genomics concentration:

Courses Concepts
CS 1112M or 1110J or BEE 1510 Computer Science Concepts (not just programming)
MATH 1110=1120 or 1210-1220 or 1910 Calculus 1 & 2
MATH 2210-2220 or 2230-2240 or 1920&2940 or 2130&2310 Calculus 3 & Linear Algebra
BTRY 3010 or 6010 or equivalent* Biological Statistics or Statistical Methods I, General Statistical Methodology
* including 4 or better in AP statistics
BTRY 3020 or 6020 Biological Statistics or Statistical Methods II, Generalized and Mixed Linear Models
BTRY 3080 or ECON 3190 or ORIE 3500 Probability Models and Inference
BTRY 4090 or MATH 4720 or ECON 6200 Mathematical Statistics

Typical Time Table:

  Fall Semester Credit
Hours
Spring Semester Credit
Hours
Freshman BTRY 3010/6010 4 BTRY 3020/6020 4
  Calculus 1 4 Calculus 2 4
  Freshman Writing Seminar 3 Freshman Writing Seminar 3
  CALS Physics/LifeSci 3/4 CALS Physics/LifeSci 3/4
  Physical Education 1    
Sophomore BTRY 4080 4 BTRY 4090 4
  Calculus 3 4 Linear Algebra 4
  CS 1112/110 or BEE 1510 4 CALS Physics/LifeSci 3/4
  Freshman Writing Seminar 3 CALS SocSci/Humanities 3/4
Junior Biometry Elective 3/4 Biometry Elective 3/4
  CALS SocSci/Humanities 3/4 CALS SocSci/Humanities 3/4
Senior Biometry Elective 3/4      
  CALS SocSci/Humanities 3/4    

Biometry and Statistics Undergraduate Tracks

Required courses for Statistics concentration:

4 additional Advanced Courses from the list below, including at least 2 courses from the Statistics list

Required courses for Statistical Genomics concentration:

  • BIOGD 2800

2 from

  • BTRY 4820
  • BTRY 4830
  • BTRY 4840
  • BIOGD 4870

plus 1 more advanced course from the list below

Advanced Course List for the Biometry and Statistics Major

Statistics:

Courses Concepts
BTRY 3100 / ILRST 3100 / STSCI 3100 Statistical Sampling
BTRY 4100 / ILRST 4100 / STSCI 4100 Multivariate Analysis
BTRY 4820 Statistical Genomics
BTRY 4830 Quantitative Genomics and Genetics
BTRY 4840 Computational Genomics
BTRY 6030 / ILRST 4110 / STSCI 4110 Categorical Data
BTRY 6040 / ILRST 4140 / STSCI 4120 Applied Design
BTRY 6150 Applied Functional Data Analysis
BTRY 6520 Computationally Intensive Statistical Inference
ILRST 6140 Structural Equations w/ Latent Variables
ILRST 6190 Special Topics in Social Statistics
MATH 4740 Stochastic Processes
NTRES 6700 Spatial Statistics
ORIE 3510 and 4520 Stochastic Processes
ORIE 4740 / STSCI 4740 Statistical Data Mining I
ORIE 5550 Applied Time Series Analysis
STSCI 5030 Applied Linear Models

Biological Sciences:

Courses Concepts
BIOGD 4810 Population Genetics
BIOBD 4870 Human Genomics
BIONB 3300 Computational Neuroscience
BIONB 4220 Behavioral Evolution
NTRES 4110 Quantitative Ecology and Management of Fisheries Resources
NTRES 4120 Wildlife Population Analysis

Computer Science:

Courses Concepts
CS 2110 Object-Oriented Programming
CS 3510 Numerical Methods in Computational Molecular Biology
CS 3220 Scientific Computation
CS 4210 Numerical Analysis
CS 4520 Bioinformatics
CS 4780 Machine Learning
CS 5722 Heuristic Optimization

Mathematics:

Courses Concepts
MATH 3110 or MATH 4130 Analysis
MATH 3620 Dynamic Models in Biology
MATH 4240 Wavelets and Fourier Series
MATH 4250 / CS 4210 Numerical Analysis
MATH 4260 / CS 4220 Numerical Analysis
MATH 4410 Combinatorics

Information Science:

Courses Concepts
INFO 2950 Mathematical Methods for Information Science