The four-year plan listed below is designed to provide suggestions for sequencing your major courses, but there are also other ways to sequence most majors. This plan is meant to provide aid in early, provisional planning. Please consult with your academic advisor to make strategic academic decisions about which courses to take each semester.

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Sample Four Year Plan: Statistics - Applied Concentration (BS/BA)

FALL - Semester 1

MATH 198: Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
STAT 101: Freshman Seminar
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) Coursework
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) Foreign Language

SPRING - Semester 2

STAT 260: Applied Mathematics for Data Analysis
STAT 190: Basic Statistics (Fall or Spring)
CS 170: Introduction to Computer Science I
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) Coursework
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) Foreign Language

FALL - Semester 3

MATH 285: Matrix Algebra
STAT 210: Data Collection & Field Research
STAT 250: Statistical Computing
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) Coursework

SPRING - Semester 4

STAT 270: Probability
STAT 391: WE/Statistical Consulting with Practicum
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) Coursework

FALL - Semester 5

STAT 398: Intermediate Seminar in Statistics
STAT Elective (300+)
Junior Interdisciplinary Seminar (JINS)
Liberal Studies Program (LSP)  or BS Coursework

SPRING - Semester 6

STAT Elective (300+)
STAT Elective (400+) - Consulting Practicum?
Liberal Studies Program (LSP)  or BS Coursework

FALL - Semester 7

STAT 497/498 Capstone/Senior Seminar
STAT 478 Regression Analysis
Electives as needed

SPRING - Semester 8

STAT Elective (400+)
Electives as needed

Department chair: please contact Jonathan Vieker with any updates to the plan above.

This is a sample course sequence to illustrate class offerings for this major. The Office of the Registrar is responsible for certifying completion of degree requirements based on requirements specified in Truman's Official Catalog.

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