MAJOR PROGRAM IN STATISTICS (SCIENCE)

Supervisor of Studies: M. Samarakoon Email: mahinda@utsc.utoronto.ca

Recommended Writing CourseStudents are urged to take a course from the following list of courses by the end of their second year. ANTA01H3, ANTA02H3, ( CLAA02H3), ( CTLA19H3), CTLA01H3, ENGA10H3, ENGA11H3, ENGB06H3, ENGB07H3, ENGB08H3, ENGB09H3, ENGB17H3, ENGB19H3, ENGB50H3, ( ENGB51H3), GGRA02H3, GGRA03H3, GGRB05H3, ( GGRB06H3), ( HISA01H3), ( HLTA01H3), ACMA01H3, ( HUMA01H3), ( HUMA11H3), ( HUMA17H3), ( LGGA99H3), LINA01H3, PHLA10H3, PHLA11H3, WSTA01H3.

Enrolment Requirements

The following enrolment requirements are effective as of the Summer 2019 session; Students applying to begin the program in Summer 2019, or in any subsequent session, must meet these requirements. These requirements are not retroactive to previous academic sessions.

Enrolment in the Major Program in Statistics is limited.

Students may apply to enter the program after completing 4.0 credits, and must have passed all of the A-level CSC and MAT courses required for the program ([ CSCA08H3 or CSCA20H3], MATA22H3, [ MATA30H3 or MATA31H3] and [ MATA36H3 or MATA37H3]). Students are admitted on the basis of academic performance in program courses; for more information about the admission requirements, please visit the following CMS webpage.

Program Requirements
This program requires 8.0 credits.

1. A-level courses
MATA22H3 Linear Algebra I for Mathematical Sciences
[ CSCA08H3 Introduction to Computer Science I or CSCA20H3 Computer Science for the Sciences]
[ MATA30H3 Calculus I for Physical Sciences or MATA31H3 Calculus I for Mathematical Sciences*]
[ MATA36H3 Calculus II for Physical Sciences or MATA37H3 Calculus II for Mathematical Sciences*]
*The sequence MATA31H3 and MATA37H3 is recommended. MATA31H3 is the pre-requisite for MATA37H3.

2. B-level courses
MATB24H3 Linear Algebra II
MATB41H3 Techniques of the Calculus of Several Variables I
MATB42H3 Techniques of the Calculus of Several Variables II
STAB52H3 An Introduction to Probability*
STAB57H3 An Introduction to Statistics*

3. Upper-level courses
STAC67H3 Regression Analysis*
and
2.0 credits from the following:
any C- or D-level (or 300-400 on St. George) STA courses, except: STAC32H3 STAC53H3 and STAD29H3
and
1.0 credit from the following:
ACTB40H3, or any C- or D-level (or 300-400 on St. George) CSC, MAT or STA courses
* STAB52H3, STAB57H3, STAC67H3 - These courses must be taken at UTSC. No substitutes are permitted without permission of the program supervisor.