Academics

Master of Science Thesis Course Electives

Elective List One: Methodological Emphasis

AMATH 351 Introduction to Differential Equations and Applications (3)
Offered: Autumn, Winter, Spring, Summer
AMATH 584 Applied Linear Algebra and Introductory Numerical Analysis (5)
Offered: jointly with MATH 584; Autumn
AMATH 585 Numerical Analysis of Boundary Value Problems (5)
Offered: jointly with MATH 585; Winter
AMATH 586 Numerical Analysis of Time Dependent Problems (5)
Offered: jointly with MATH 586; Spring
BIOST 524 Design of Medical Studies (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 524; Spring
BIOST 526 Bayesian Biostatistics (3)
Offered: jointly with EPI 540/PHARM 526; Spring
BIOST 527 Nonparametric Regression and Classification (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 527; Spring
BIOST 529 Sample Survey Techniques (3)
BIOST 531 Statistical Methods for Analysis with Missing Data (3)
Offered: jointly with EPI 531; Winter
BIOST 533 Theory of Linear Models (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 533; Spring
BIOST 534 Statistical Computing (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 534; Spring
BIOST 540 Longitudinal and Multilevel Data Analysis (3)
Offered: Spring
BIOST 545 Biostatistical Methods for Big Omics Data (3)
BIOST 546 Machine Learning for Biomedical and Public Health Big Data (3)
Offered: Winter
BIOST 550 Statistical Genetics I: Mendelian Traits (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 550; Spring
BIOST 551 Statistical Genetics II: Quantitative Traits (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 551; Autumn
BIOST 552 Statistical Genetics III: Design and Analysis (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 552; Winter
BIOST 555 Statistical Methods for Spatial Epidemiology (3)
Offered: jointly with EPI 555/GH 534; Spring
BIOST 565 Statistical Evaluation of Biomarkers (3)
BIOST 570 Advanced Regression Methods for Independent Data (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 570; Autumn
BIOST 571 Advanced Regression Methods for Dependent Data (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 571; Winter
BIOST 572 Advanced Regression Methods: Project (3)
Offered: jointly with STAT 572; Spring
BIOST 576 Statistical Methods for Survival Data (3)
BIOST 578 Special Topics in Advanced Biostatistics (*-*, max. 30)
Offered: jointly with STAT 578; Autumn, Winter, Spring, Summer
CSE 528 Computational Neuroscience (3)
E E 578 Convex Optimization (4)
Offered: jointly with A A 578/CSE 578/M E 578; Winter
HSERV 522 Health Program Evaluation (1-5, max. 5)
HSERV 523 Advanced Health Services Research Methods I: Large Public Databases; Big Data (4-5)
STAT 516 Stochastic Modeling of Scientific Data (3-*)
Offered: Autumn
STAT 517 Stochastic Modeling of Scientific Data (*-3)
Offered: Winter
STAT 521 Advanced Probability (3)
Offered: jointly with MATH 521; Autumn
STAT 522 Advanced Probability (3)
Offered: jointly with MATH 522; Winter
STAT 523 Advanced Probability (3)
Offered: jointly with MATH 523; Spring
STAT 535 Statistical Learning: Modeling, Prediction, and Computing (3)
Offered: Autumn
STAT 538 Statistical Learning: Modeling, Prediction, and Computing (3)
Offered: Winter
STAT 542 Multivariate Analysis (3)
STAT 554 Statistical Methods for Spatial Data (3)
Offered: jointly with CS&SS 554/SOC 534; Winter
STAT 566 Causal Modeling (4)
STAT 581 Advanced Theory of Statistical Inference (3)
Offered: Autumn
STAT 582 Advanced Theory of Statistical Inference (3)
Offered: Winter
STAT 583 Advanced Theory of Statistical Inference (3)
Offered: Spring

To request an unlisted course to count towards an elective requirement, complete the Elective Approval Request Form. See additional details in the form.