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2013-2014 General Catalog (Summer, Fall 2013) 
    
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MATH 5720 - Introduction to Mathematical Statistics


3 credits

Basic theory of point and interval estimation and hypothesis testing. Topics include: sufficiency and completeness; method-of-moments, best unbiased, maximum likelihood, Bayes’, and empirical Bayes’ estimators; Neyman-Pearson lemma; and likelihood ratio tests.

Prerequisite/Restriction: C- or better in MATH 5710 .

Semester(s) Traditionally Offered: Spring