The Statistics Department offers a major or minor in Statistics, a cross-disciplinary studies minor program in Data Science, and a minor in Actuarial Preparation. It also teaches students in programs around the university who need to learn how to analyze data in their discipline or fulfill a general education requirement.
The department engages in research and scholarship and runs a statistical consulting service to assist faculty and student researchers around campus. Research interests also include developing new statistical methodology, pedagogical research, software development, and designing innovative courses and curriculum.
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Senior Projects from 2010
Statistical Analysis of Texas Holdem Poker, Daniel Bragonier
MANOVA: Type I Error Rate Analysis, Kyle Wesley Gasperik
Study Questions for Actuarial Exam 2/FM, Aaron Hardiek
Statistical Power Analysis Using SAS and R, Peter Osmena
Senior Projects from 2009
Investigation of MLB Data with Multivariate Statistics, Vincent Milano
Experiences with Statistical Consulting, Patrick Ciavonne Ziegler