STAT 586: Introduction to Statistical Computing
(Dual-listed with STAT 486). (3-0) Cr. 3. S.
Prereq: STAT 301 or STAT 326 or STAT 401 or STAT 587
Modern statistical computing. Topics may include: data management; spread sheets; verifying data accuracy; transferring data between software packages; data and graphical analysis with statistical software packages; algorithmic programming concepts and applications; simulation studies and resampling methods; software reliability; statistical modeling and machine learning. Credit for only one of STAT 480, STAT 486, or STAT 586 may be applied to graduation. May not be used for graduate credit in the Statistics MS and PhD degree programs.