Statistics (BS) (17STBS)

Critical Path Courses: Identify using the code (CP) which courses are considered critical path courses which represent specific major requirements that are predictive of student success in a given program/plan. Place the (CP) next to the credit hours for the course.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
COS 100 Perspectives on Learning (or E115) 2 COM 110 (or 112 or 211) Public Speaking 3
ENG 101 Academic Writing & ResearchH 4 MA 241 Analytical Geo & Calculus II4 4 (CP)
MA 141 Calculus I4 4 Science Elective1 4
ST 114 Stat Programming (or CSC 112 or 116)4 3 (CP) ST 305 Statistical Methods4 4 (CP)
GEP RequirementC,I,J 3 ST 307 Intro Stat Programming- SAS4 1 (CP)
16 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
MA 242 Calculus III4 4 (CP) ST 308 Intro STAT Programming- R4 1
MA 225 Foundations of Adv Math4 3 (CP) GEP RequirementF,I,J 3
ST 445 Intro Stat Comp & Data Mgmt4 3 GEP RequirementD,I,J 3
Science Elective1 4 MA 405 Intro to Linear Algebra & Matrices4 3 (CP)
HES_*** Health & Exercise Studies CourseE 1 Advised Elective2,4 3
Health & Exercise Students RequirementE 1
15 15

Junior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
ST 421 Intro. to Mathematical Stat. I4 3 (CP) ST 422 Intro to Mathematical Stat II4 3
ST 430 Intro. to Regression Analysis4 3 ST 431 Intro to Experimental Design4 3
GEP RequirementD,I,J 3 GEP RequirementC,I,J 3
Advised Elective2,4 3 Science Elective1 3
Science Elective1 4 Advised Elective 2,4 3
16 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester Credit Spring Semester Credit
ENG 331 (or ENG 332 or 333)
Comm. for Engr & Tech
3 ST 432 Intro to Survey Sampling4 3
GEP RequirementG,I,J 3 Statistics Elective3,4 3
Advised Elective 2,4 3 Advised Elective 2,4 3
Statistics Elective 3,4 3 Free Electives5,K 3
Free Elective5,K 3 GEP RequirementG,I,J 2-3
15 14-15

 

Minimum Credit Hours Required for Graduation*: 121
Major/Program Footnotes
1
. Choose from the GEP list of Natural Sciences, must include at least 3 laboratory classes.
2. The Advised Electives may include any course at the 300 level or higher (with the exception of 300-level ST courses or BUS 350) and are subject to the approval of the student’s advisor. Note that many of these courses will have prerequisites or other restrictions. Students are encouraged to use Advised Electives to pursue a minor or second major.
3. Statistics Electives must be ST-labeled courses at the 400 or 500 level.
4. At most one D level grade is permitted in Major Electives, Statistics Electives, or required MAT, ST, or CSC courses. C- or better is required in ST 305 and ST 421.
5. A minimum of 120 credit hours are required for graduation. 

* General Education Program (GEP) requirements and GEP Footnotes
To complete the requirements for graduation and the General Education Program, the following category credit hours and co-requisites must be satisfied. University approved GEP course lists for each of the following categories can be found at https://oucc.dasa.ncsu.edu/general-education-program/.
A. Mathematical Sciences (6 credit hours; one course with MA or ST prefix)
Major requirements fulfill all of this requirement.
B. Natural Sciences (7 credit hours; include one laboratory course or course with a lab)
Major requirements fulfill all of this requirement.
C. Humanities (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Humanities course list .
D. Social Sciences (6 credit hours selected from two different disciplines/course prefixes)
Choose from the University approved GEP Social Sciences course list .
E. Health & Exercise Studies (2 credit hours; at least one 100-level Fitness and Wellness Course)
Choose from the University approved GEP Health & Exercise Studies course list.
F. Additional Breadth (3 credit hours to be selected from the following checked University approved GEP course lists)
Choose from the Humanities/Social Sciences/Visual and Performing Arts course lists.
G. Interdisciplinary Perspectives (5-6 credit hours)
Choose from the University approved GEP Interdisciplinary Perspectives course list.
H. Introduction to Writing (4 credit hours satisfied by completing ENG 101 with a C- or better)

The following Co-Requisites must be satisfied to complete the General Education Program requirements
I. U.S. Diversity (USD)
Choose from the University approved GEP U.S. Diversity course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the U.S. Diversity (USD) co-requisite.
J. Global Knowledge (GK)
Choose from the University approved GEP Global Knowledge course list or choose a course identified on the approved GEP course lists as meeting the Global Knowledge (GK) co-requisite.
K. Foreign Language proficiency Proficiency at the FL_102 level is required for graduation.

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