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MATH 553: Advanced Mathematical Statistics in Actuarial Sciences

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General Information

Credits: 3


Topics from statistics relevant to the field of actuarial science, such as: forecasting and time series, maximum likelihood tests, sufficiency, most powerful tests, distributions of quadratic forms, topics from nonparametric statistics, Bayesian statistics, and linear models. Offered by Mathematics. May not be repeated for credit.
Registration Restrictions:

Required Prerequisites: MATH 352C, 352XS, STAT 356C, 356XS, MATH 554C or 554XS.
C Requires minimum grade of C.
XS Requires minimum grade of XS.

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Junior Plus, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.