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Online Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 
Online Undergraduate Catalog 2019-2020 Archived Catalog

MTH 1003 Introduction to Statistics

Three hours
A course to give students an understanding of the concepts of statistics and tools to become critical readers of current issues involving quantitative data. Applications of the use of data from a wide variety of professions, public policy, and everyday life are made. The course focuses on methods of producing data, organizing data, and drawing conclusions from data. Topics include descriptive statistics, frequency distributions, correlation, regression, inference, and significance. Selected topics in research design and the consumer price index are also taught. Meets the Mathematics requirement of the General Education requirements.