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Mathematics (Statistics emphasis), B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

Overview

Upon completion of the emphasis, the student will:

  • Acquire the basic skills and conceptual understanding regarding differential, integral and multivariable calculus, as well as that of fundamental mathematical objects introduced in our core courses such as sets, functions, equations, vectors, matrices, and groups.
  • Demonstrate mathematical thinking skills, progressing from a procedural and computational understanding of mathematics to logical reasoning, pattern recognition, generalization, and abstraction, and to a formal proof.
  • Communicate mathematical ideas orally and in writing, with precision, clarity and organization, using proper terminology and notation.
  • Acquire proficiency in the use of technology to assist in learning and investigating mathematical ideas and in problem-solving.
  • Use knowledge of content and mathematical procedures to solve problems and make connections between the different areas of mathematics.
  • Demonstrate conceptual understanding of probability and statistical ideas, principals  and procedures.
  • Be able to use their conceptual knowledge of statistics and statistical computing skills to define problems related to statistics, and guide critical reasoning about research design, data production, and the interpretation of findings.
  • Acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to pass the introductory level Society of Actuaries’ exams.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • calculus and analytic geometry I
  • calculus and analytic geometry II
  • calculus and analytic geometry III
  • introduction to R
  • discrete mathematics
  • applied statistics
  • applied probability: theory and practice
  • matrices and linear algebra
  • applied regression analysis
  • introduction to analysis
  • applied nonparametric statistics
  • experimental design and analysis of variance
  • sampling, design, and analysis of survey data
  • mathematical statistics
  • advanced econometrics
  • introduction to visual basic programming 
  • introduction to java 
  • introduction to c++ 
  • intermediate java
  • intermediate c++
  • scientific computing

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

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General Requirements

  • Online application (Submit application first and then send the supporting documents. That would facilitate the processing of all the materials)
  • Academic Records (If your academic record is not issued in English, we will require physical copies of the official English translation in a sealed envelope. We do not accept translations done by the applicants themselves)
  • English Language Scores
  • Financial Documents
  • Copy of Passport

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16235 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16235 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    16235 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16235 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7662 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7662 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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  • Minnesota Resident: $8,180 
  • Discount for nonresident students whose parent or grandparent received a degree from UW-Whitewater: $12,517 

Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Nonresident students are automatically eligible for scholarships of $2,000 to $5,000 per year, based on ACT/SAT scores, high school course rigor, class rank and grade point average, and the college application statement. Students will be notified at point of admission regarding these merit-based awards.

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