"Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler." - Albert Einstein

Distance Course Description

Please note that as of Fall 2007, our ST course prefix was changed to STAT. These courses are offered based on availability and student interest. If you want a particular course to be offered soon, please contact Dr. Jana Anderson . We will need at least four students to register in order to offer a course. If you would like to obtain a basic (generic) course syllabus, please contact Dr. Anderson. The schedule of distance STAT course offerings can be found here.

521: ( 3 credits) Stochastic Processes I

Characterization of stochastic processes, Markov chains in discrete and continuous time, branching processes, renewal theory, Brownian motion.

Prerequisite: STAT 520.

Text: An Introduction to Stochastic Modeling, 3rd ed., Taylor & Karlin.

This course fulfills a Group II or III requirement for the MS degree, as well as serving as an elective for the Statistical Theory & Methods certificate.


Would you like more information about the program?
Charlene Spencer, Coordinator
Distance Program Office
Phone: (970) 491-5268

Fax: (970) 491-1084