Applied Statistics, MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 32 Hours

Required Coursework
STAT 4043Applied Regression Analysis3
STAT 4203Mathematical Statistics I3
STAT 4213Mathematical Statistics II3
STAT 5013Statistics for Experimenters I3
STAT 5023Statistics for Experimenters II3
STAT 5063Multivariate Methods3
STAT 5193SAS and R Programming3
STAT 5303Experimental Designs3
STAT 5002Applied Masters Creative Component2
Outside Course3
Hours Subtotal29
Elective Coursework
Nonparametric Methods
Sample Survey Designs
Time Series Analysis
Categorical Data Analysis
Other courses can be used as electives at the discretion of the MSAS committee and the graduate coordinator.
The formal report course can take many different forms. One possible incarnation would be to require the students to find suitable data sets to analyze and provide written reports of these analyses. Another possible approach would be to provide the students with data.3
Hours Subtotal3
Total Hours32

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level