The 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: Bachelor of Science in Statistics (Classical)

FALL - Semester 1

TRU 100: Truman Symposium
TRU 110: Self and Society
MATH 198: Calculus I
STAT 190: Basic Statistics
Language Requirement I

SPRING - Semester 2

STAT 101: Freshman Seminar
MATH 263: Calculus II
ENG 190: Writing as Critical Thinking
COMM 170: Public Speaking
Language Requirement II

FALL - Semester 3

STAT 220: Fundamentals of Data Science
STAT 310: WE Data Collection and Communication
CS 170/180: Intro to Computer Science
Dialogues coursework
BS - MATH 264: Calc III

SPRING - Semester 4

STAT 250: Statistical Computing
STAT 330: Introduction to Linear Model
Dialogues - Lab Science
BS Requirement - MATH 200 or another MATH/SCI

FALL - Semester 5

STAT 398: Intermediate Seminar in Statistics
STAT 370/570: Probability/Math Prob/STAT
STAT 478: Regression Analysis
MATH 285/357: Matrix or Linear Algebra
Dialogues coursework

SPRING - Semester 6

MATH/STAT Elective
STAT Elective
Dialogues coursework

FALL - Semester 7

STAT 497/498 Capstone/Senior Seminar
MATH/STAT Elective
STAT 400+ Elective
Free Electives as desired (5 or more)

SPRING - Semester 8

STAT Elective
Dialogues coursework
Free Electives as desired (7 or more)

Dialogues Curriculum:
The Dialogues Curriculum requires a certain number of courses/credit hours in the following Perspectives: Social, Arts and Humanities, STEM, Communications, and Statistics. The exact number of courses a student will be required to take during their undergraduate career varies individually according to the credit transferred in.

Department Chair: Please contact the Center for Academic Excellence 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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