Statistical Science (STSCI)Engineering

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Course descriptions provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.

STSCI 2100

Statistics is about understanding the world through data. We are surrounded by data, so there is a lot to understand. Covers data exploration and display, data gathering methods, probability, and statistical ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ILRST 2100

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12032STSCI 2100  LEC 001

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12033STSCI 2100  DIS 201

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12034STSCI 2100  DIS 202

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12035STSCI 2100  DIS 203

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12036STSCI 2100  DIS 204

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12037STSCI 2100  DIS 205

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12038STSCI 2100  DIS 206

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12039STSCI 2100  DIS 207

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12040STSCI 2100  DIS 208

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12041STSCI 2100  DIS 209

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12042STSCI 2100  DIS 210

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12043STSCI 2100  DIS 211

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 12972STSCI 2100  DIS 212

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  • Non-ILR Students please enroll in STSCI 2100.

  • 13255STSCI 2100  DIS 213

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  • 17981STSCI 2100  DIS 214

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  • 17982STSCI 2100  DIS 215

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    • Velleman, P

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STSCI 2110

A second course in statistics that emphasizes applications to the social sciences. Topics include simple linear regression, multiple linear regression (theory, model building, and model diagnostics), and ... view course details

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  • 12832STSCI 2110  LEC 001

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  • 12833STSCI 2110  DIS 201

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  • 12834STSCI 2110  DIS 202

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  • 12835STSCI 2110  DIS 203

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STSCI 2150

This course provides an introduction to data analysis and statistical inference illustrated with biological applications. The computer labs will teach graphical analysis and statistical computation using ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13020STSCI 2150  LEC 001

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  • A student cannot receive credit for this course and for SOC 3010, PSYCH 3500, ENGRD 2700, ILRST 2100, PAM 2100, AEM 2100, BTRY 3010, or AP statistics.

  • 13021STSCI 2150  LAB 402

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  • 13022STSCI 2150  LAB 403

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  • 13023STSCI 2150  LAB 404

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STSCI 2200

In this course, students develop statistical methods and apply them to problems encountered in the biological and environmental sciences. Methods include data visualization, population parameter estimation, ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BTRY 3010NTRES 3130

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12176STSCI 2200  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite: one semester of calculus.

  • 12177STSCI 2200  LAB 401

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  • 12178STSCI 2200  LAB 402

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  • 12179STSCI 2200  LAB 403

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  • 12180STSCI 2200  LAB 404

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  • 12181STSCI 2200  LAB 405

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  • 12182STSCI 2200  LAB 406

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STSCI 3030

An array of decisions are made by policymakers (regulators, administrators, and politicians) who rely in part on information from data and statistics. What if polices were decided entirely on the empirical ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: ILRST 3030

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16208STSCI 3030  LEC 001

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STSCI 3080

This course provides an introduction to probability and parametric inference. Topics include: random variables, standard distributions, the law of large numbers, the central limit theorem, likelihood-based ... view course details

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  • 12684STSCI 3080  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisites: BTRY 3010, Calculus II, or the equivalent.

  • 12685STSCI 3080  DIS 201

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  • 12777STSCI 3080  DIS 202

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STSCI 3100

Theory and application of statistical sampling, especially in regard to sample design, cost, estimation of population quantities, and error estimation. Assessment of nonsampling errors. Discussion ... view course details

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  • 12421STSCI 3100  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite: two semesters of statistics.

STSCI 3110

This course provides an introduction to probability and parametric inference. Topics include: random variables, standard distributions, the law of large numbers, the central limit theorem, likelihood-based ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: ECON 3110ILRST 3110

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 13006STSCI 3110  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisites: MATH 1110 or equivalent. FORBIDDEN OVERLAP: Students may receive credit for only one course in the following group: ILRST/ECON/STSCI 3110, BTRY/STSCI 3080, ECON 3130, and MATH 4710

  • 13007STSCI 3110  DIS 201

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  • 13008STSCI 3110  DIS 202

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  • 13009STSCI 3110  DIS 203

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  • 13010STSCI 3110  DIS 204

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STSCI 4030

The focus of this course is the theory and application of the general linear model expressed in its matrix form. Topics will include: least squares estimation, multiple linear regression, coding for categorical ... view course details

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Syllabi: none
  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory. Combined with: BTRY 4030

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12376STSCI 4030  LEC 001

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  • A two-semester sequence on statistical methods (e.g. BTRY 3010-BTRY 3020), a course on probability and distribution theory (e.g. BTRY 3080 or Math 4710), multivariable calculus, and linear/matrix algebra.

  • 13162STSCI 4030  LAB 401

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  • 18105STSCI 4030  LAB 402

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STSCI 4270

Develops and uses statistical methods appropriate for analyzing right-censored (i.e., incomplete) time-to-event data. Topics covered include nonparametric estimation (e.g., life table methods, Kaplan Meier ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: BTRY 4270

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13182STSCI 4270  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisites: BTRY 3080 or equivalent preparation; 3 semesters of calculus.

STSCI 4740

We start off with a detailed refresher for Linear Regression. We then turn to popular methods for classification including Logistic Regression and Discriminant Analysis. Finally, we consider more advanced ... view course details

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  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 13141STSCI 4740  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisite: CS 1112 or equivalent, MATH 2220, STSCI 3200, STSCI 3080 or MATH 4710.

STSCI 4970

Students assist in teaching a course appropriate to their previous training. Students meet with a discussion or laboratory section and regularly discuss objectives with the course instructor. view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18123STSCI 4970  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Smith, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18199STSCI 4970  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Lederer, J

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STSCI 4980

Problem solving sessions to prepare students for the first four actuarial examinations (probability, financial mathematics, statistical modeling, and risk management). view course details

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  • 2 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13108STSCI 4980  LAB 401

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    • Wells, M

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  • Problem solving sessions to prepare students for the first four actuarial examinations (probability, financial mathematics, statistical modeling, and risk management).

STSCI 4990

Course consists of individual tutorial study selected by faculty. Because topics usually change year to year this course may be repeated for credit. view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12780STSCI 4990  IND 601

    • TBA
    • Diciccio, T

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12781STSCI 4990  IND 602

    • TBA
    • Wells, M

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18507STSCI 4990  IND 603

    • TBA
    • Booth, J

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STSCI 4999

Research at the undergraduate level. view course details

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  • 1-3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12393STSCI 4999  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Diciccio, T

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STSCI 5010

This course teaches the basics of SAS (Statistical Analysis System) programming and the SAS Enterprise Miner software.  This course is composed two modules.  The first module, in the first 12 weeks, covers ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 11430STSCI 5010  LEC 001

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  • Enrollment limited to MPS (AS) students.

  • 12740STSCI 5010  LAB 401

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STSCI 5060

Using relational databases in statistical computing has become more and more important. The knowledge and skill of database management and the ability to combine this knowledge and skill with statistical ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one laboratory.

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 12888STSCI 5060  LEC 001

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  • 12889STSCI 5060  LAB 401

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STSCI 5080

This course provides an introduction to probability and parametric inference. Topics include: random variables, standard distributions, the law of large numbers, the central limit theorem, likelihood-based ... view course details

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  • 12686STSCI 5080  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisites: BTRY 3010, Calculus II, or the equivalent.

  • 12687STSCI 5080  DIS 201

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  • 12773STSCI 5080  DIS 202

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: BTRY 5080ILRST 5080

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18337STSCI 5080  LEC 002

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  • 18338STSCI 5080  DIS 203

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  • Discussion 203 is reserved for Statistical Science MPS students only.

STSCI 5110

Second course in statistics that emphasizes applications to the social sciences. Topics include simple linear regression, multiple linear regression (theory, model building, and model diagnostics), and ... view course details

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  • 12973STSCI 5110  LEC 001

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  • 12974STSCI 5110  DIS 201

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  • 12975STSCI 5110  DIS 202

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  • 12976STSCI 5110  DIS 203

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STSCI 5953

This course will focus on career development issues for Master of Professional Studies in Applied Statistics students.  Through a variety of lectures, workshops and seminars from career service staff and ... view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  • 12911STSCI 5953  LEC 001

    • TBA
    • Todd, C

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  • Only open to MPS Applied Statistics students.

STSCI 5990

For individual or group research projects conducted under the direction of a member of STSCI faculty or instructors in a special area of statistical science that is not covered by regular course ... view course details

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17354STSCI 5990  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Hooker, G

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  • Prerequisite: Multicalculus, linear algebra, and basic statistics. Permission of department required.

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18420STSCI 5990  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Lederer, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18421STSCI 5990  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Wells, M

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18422STSCI 5990  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Matteson, D

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18423STSCI 5990  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Bien, J

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  • 1-4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 18424STSCI 5990  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Booth, J

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STSCI 6000

No description available. view course details

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  • 1 Credit Sat/UnSat

  • 11431STSCI 6000  SEM 101

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    • Wells, M

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STSCI 6520

Modem applications in statistics often require intensive computation and the use of modem statistical learning techniques. This course covers topics in statistical computing, including numerical optimization ... view course details

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  •   Combined with: BTRY 6520

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17395STSCI 6520  LEC 001

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  • Corequisites: ORIE 6700/Math 6730 (or equivalent) and at least one course in probability, or permission of instructor.

STSCI 6730

This course will focus on the finite sample theory of statistical inference, emphasizing estimation, hypothesis testing, and confidence intervals.  Specific topics include: uniformly minimum variance unbiased ... view course details

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  •   Choose one lecture and one discussion. Combined with: MATH 6730

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17212STSCI 6730  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisites: Undergraduate real analysis and probability (MATH 3110, MATH 4710). The Audit option requires permission of the Instructor.

  • 17213STSCI 6730  DIS 201

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    • Bunea, F

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STSCI 7170

Properties of the multivariate normal distribution. Distribution theory for quadratic forms. Properties of least squares and maximum likelihood estimates. Methods for fixed-effect models of less than full ... view course details

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  • 17074STSCI 7170  LEC 001

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  • Prerequisites: BTRY 4090 or MATH 4720 , BTRY 6020 , or equivalents.

STSCI 7999

Research at the Ph.D. Level. view course details

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 12391STSCI 7999  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Wells, M

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13183STSCI 7999  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Fink, D

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13184STSCI 7999  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Matteson, D

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13185STSCI 7999  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Bunea, F

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13186STSCI 7999  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Molinari, F

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13187STSCI 7999  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Hooker, G

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13188STSCI 7999  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Bunge, J

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13189STSCI 7999  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Bien, J

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13190STSCI 7999  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Booth, J

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13191STSCI 7999  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Abowd, J

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13192STSCI 7999  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Velleman, P

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13193STSCI 7999  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Resnick, S

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13194STSCI 7999  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Diciccio, T

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13195STSCI 7999  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Hong, Y

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13196STSCI 7999  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Woodard, D

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  • 1-9 Credits Sat/UnSat

  • 13197STSCI 7999  RSC 716

    • TBA
    • Wegkamp, M

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STSCI 9999

Doctoral Level Dissertation Research. view course details

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 12392STSCI 9999  RSC 701

    • TBA
    • Wegkamp, M

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13079STSCI 9999  RSC 702

    • TBA
    • Wells, M

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13080STSCI 9999  RSC 703

    • TBA
    • Fink, D

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13081STSCI 9999  RSC 704

    • TBA
    • Matteson, D

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13082STSCI 9999  RSC 705

    • TBA
    • Bunea, F

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13083STSCI 9999  RSC 706

    • TBA
    • Molinari, F

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13084STSCI 9999  RSC 707

    • TBA
    • Hooker, G

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13085STSCI 9999  RSC 708

    • TBA
    • Bunge, J

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13086STSCI 9999  RSC 709

    • TBA
    • Bien, J

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13087STSCI 9999  RSC 710

    • TBA
    • Booth, J

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13088STSCI 9999  RSC 711

    • TBA
    • Abowd, J

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13089STSCI 9999  RSC 712

    • TBA
    • Velleman, P

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13090STSCI 9999  RSC 713

    • TBA
    • Li, P

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13091STSCI 9999  RSC 714

    • TBA
    • Resnick, S

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13092STSCI 9999  RSC 715

    • TBA
    • Diciccio, T

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13093STSCI 9999  RSC 716

    • TBA
    • Hong, Y

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  • 1-9 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 13094STSCI 9999  RSC 717

    • TBA
    • Woodard, D

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