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Undergraduate Course Details
Number MAT 247
Title Statistics I
Credits 3.0
Distribution DII/Q


An elementary introduction to statistical concepts, probability, frequency distributions, sampling, testing of hypotheses, and linear regression. The emphasis is on practical and usable results, rather than on mathematical derivations. This course can prepare the student for the use of statistics in business, economics, the social sciences, or education. Not open to Math majors without permission of the Department Chairperson. Three lecture hours per week. Prerequisite: Completion of the Basic College Mathematics Competency Requirement.