Graduate Studies Course Descriptions
STAT ― Statistics
STAT 541 Applied Statistics
3 cr. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and permission of instructor.Offered ONLY Online. Provides the basic methodology for estimation, hypothesis testing, and model fitting in a variety of settings. Demonstrates fundamental concepts of statistical reasoning and research design. Includes analytical techniques for classification models, correlational studies and prediction.
STAT 589 Professional Development
V1-3 cr. Designated course number for professional development credit bearing courses offered by Extended Campus. These credits do not count toward any degree at MSU Billings.
STAT 592 Independent Study
V1-3 cr. Prerequisite: Graduate standing and permission of instructor. (F, Sp, Su) Provides students an opportunity to explore material not covered by regular mathematics/statistics courses.