Catalog 2010-2012

Mathematics Major - Statistics/Actuarial Science

The Mathematics-Statistics/Actuarial Science major requires a minimum of 120 total hours to graduate. This total includes Liberal Arts Core requirements (pages xxx-xxx) and the following specified major requirements, plus electives to complete the minimum of 120 hours. Liberal Arts Core courses included in major program requirements are distinguished by italics.

 The major is available in two emphases, the Statistics emphasis and the Actuarial Science emphasis. Each emphasis requires completion of the common core, the seminar/research requirement, the core for the chosen emphasis (Statistics or Actuarial Science), and 6 hours of electives that do not duplicate course work chosen to meet the chosen emphasis (Statistics or Actuarial Science) core requirement.

Required:

  Mathematics:

    Common core: 800:060*; 800:061; 800:062; 800:076 .....15 hours

    Statistics/Actuarial Science core: 800:064 or 800:072; 800:152; 800:174 .....9 hours

    Computer Science: 810:030 or 810:036 or 810:051 .....3-4 hours

    Seminar/research: 800:194 or 800:195 .....1-3 hours

  Choose and complete ONE of the following emphasis cores  .....9 hours

    Statistics emphasis core: three courses from 800:121, 800:123, 800:175, 800:196.

    Actuarial Science emphasis core: three courses from 800:145, 800:153, 800:170, 800:197.

Electives:

  800:121, 800:122, 800:123, 800:145, 800:146 (3 hrs.), 800:153, 800:154, 800:157, 800:158, 800:170, 800:171, 800:175, 800:176, 800:196, 800:197 .....6 hours

.....43-46 hours

 

*800:060 has prerequisite of 800:046, or 800:043 and 800:044, or equivalent.