
20202021 Undergraduate Catalog
Mathematics  Probability and Statistics Option BS


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These degree requirements are subject to periodic revision by the academic department, and the College reserves the right to make exceptions and substitutions as judged necessary in individual cases. Therefore, the College strongly urges students to consult regularly with their major advisor and CLAS advisor to confirm the best plans of study before finalizing them.
Program Delivery
 This is an oncampus program.
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General Requirements
To earn a degree, students must satisfy all requirements in each of the three areas below, in addition to their individual major requirements.

Program Requirements
 Students must complete a total of 54 credit hours, including a minimum of 42 MATH credit hours and 9 credit hours in ancillary coursework.
 Students must complete at least 30 upperdivision (3000level and above) credit hours in the major.
 Students must earn a minimum grade of C (1.7) in all major courses taken at CU Denver and must achieve a minimum cumulative major GPA of 2.25. All graded attempts in required and elective courses are calculated in the major GPA. Students cannot complete major or ancillary course requirements as pass/fail.
 Students must complete a minimum of 15 upperdivision level MATH credit hours with CU Denver faculty.
Program Restrictions, Allowances and Recommendations
 Students must complete at least 15 of their upperdivision level MATH credits with CU Denver faculty.
 Students may not use any of the following MATH courses to count toward major requirements: MATH 3195, MATH 3511, MATH 3800, MATH 3999, and MATH 4830.
Take one of the following programming requirements:  MATH 1376  Programming for Data Science or
 CSCI 1410  Fundamentals of Computing and
 CSCI 1411  Fundamentals of Computing Laboratory
Take all of the following Mathematics courses:  MATH 1401  Calculus I
 MATH 2411  Calculus II
 MATH 2421  Calculus III
 MATH 3000  Introduction to Abstract Mathematics
 MATH 3191  Applied Linear Algebra
 MATH 3382  Statistical Theory
 MATH 4310  Introduction to Real Analysis I
 MATH 4387  Applied Regression Analysis
 MATH 4810  Probability
Take one of the following Mathematics courses:  MATH 4779  Math Clinic
 MATH 6330  Workshop in Statistical Consulting
Take one of the following Probability and Statistics courses:  MATH 4390  Game Theory
 MATH 4394  Experimental Designs
 MATH 4792  Probabilistic Modeling
 MATH 5350  Mathematical Theory of Interest
 ECON 4030  Data Analysis with SAS
Take two approved MATH electives (at least six semester hours) above the 3000 level, excluding 3195, 3511, 3800, 3999, and 4830.
Take three additional courses (typically 9 credits) countable towards a major in one of the following subjects, at any level: Business, Biology, Economics, Health and Behavioral Sciences, Sociology. Other areas allowable on a casebycase basis.

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