|530: ( 3 credits) Mathematical Statistics
distributions, estimation, testing, confidence intervals; exact
and asymptotic theories of maximum likelihood and distribution-free
Text: Statistical Inference, 2nd ed., Casella & Berger.
- Mathematical Statistics, Vol 1, 2nd ed., by Bickel and Doksum
- Introduction to the Theory of Statistics, by Mood, Graybill, & Boes. This text is currently out of print, but may be obtained used through an online bookseller. Be sure to get the edition with all three authors.
This course fulfills a Group I requirement for the MS degree, as well as fulfilling a requirement for the Statistical Theory & Methods certificate.