Curriculum

The following courses comprise the MStat curriculum for a total of 38 credit hours.

Core Courses: 30 credits

MATH 5010 Introduction to Probability
(pre-reqs: Math 2210 or 1260 (Calculus III))
3 credits
MATH 5080 Statistical Inference I
(pre-req: Math 5010)
3 credits
MATH 5090 Statistical Inference II
(pre-req: Math 5080)
3 credits
PBHLT 6106 Categorical Data Analysis
(pre-preqs: Math 5080, Math 5090; concurrent
enrollment or instructor permission)
3 credits
PBHLT 6107 Survival Analysis
(pre-reqs: Math 5080, Math 5090; concurrent
enrollment or instructor permission)
3 credits
PBHLT 6300 Epidemiology I 3 credits
PBHLT 6307 Biostatistics Seminar I
Instructor permission (must be taken first year)
1 credit
PBHLT 6308 Biostatistics Seminar II
Instructor permission (must be taken second year)
1 credit
STAT 6869 Advanced Methods in Statistics (Capstone) 3 credits
STAT 6969 Special Topics in Statistics

3 credits

PBHLT 6970

Statistical Investigation and Reporting
(MStat Project) instructor permission

3 credits

PBHLT 6971 Practicum

1 credit

Practicum: Prior to commencing, submit form outlining objectives signed and approved by advisor and mentor to academic coordinator. At conclusion submit one complete set of signed forms to academic coordinator. See MStat-Biostatistics student policy manual for forms.

Additional Required Courses Options: 6 Credits

Option 1:

MATH 6010 Linear Models
(pre-reqs: Math 5010, 5080, 5090, & 2270)
3 credits
MATH 6020  Multivariate Models
(pre-reqs: Math 6010)
3 credits

Option 2:

PBHLT 7120 Linear and Logistic Regression Models
(pre-reqs: PBHLT 7100 or instructor permission)
3 credits
PBHLT 7130 Longitudinal Data Analysis
(pre-reqs: PBHLT 7210)
3 credits

Electives: 2 credits Suggested electives can be found in the policy guidelines

Total Credits: 38

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For more Information

Hailey McCormick
Academic Advisor
Phone: 801-585-6808
Email: hailey.mccormick@utah.edu
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