2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog 
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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MAT 346 - Advanced Topics in Probability and Statistics

A second course in Probability and Statistics. Topics studied include descriptive and inferential statistics; moment generating functions; multivariate distributions, jointly distributed random variables, marginal and conditional distributions, covariance and correlation coefficients; transformations, order statistics; point estimation, method of moments and maximum likelihood; interval estimation and hypothesis testing; simple and multiple linear regression; analysis of variance, nonparametric methods and time series analysis. Statistical software is used for exploratory data analysis and statistical inference based in real data relevant to applications.

Prerequisite: MAT 246  (with a minimum grade of C-) Corequisite:MAT 208  or Departmental Approval
1 semester 3 credits.