CSCI 218 - Statistics for Computing and Data Science

3-2-4
Credit Hours: 4

Statistics for Computing and Data Science is a study of fundamental probability and statistical methods as they apply to the fields of computer science, data science, and precursory knowledge for further study in statistical computing. Major topics include descriptive and inferential statistics, basic probability theory, discrete and continuous distributions, and an introduction to estimation and regression. Students use a statistical programming language to apply course concepts, conduct experiments, and perform simulations. 

Additional Course Fee: $85

Prerequisite

MATH 161 with a grade of "C" or better (or higher placement) and either CSCI 111 with a grade of "C" or better or CSCI 118 with a grade of "C" or better.