BSTA 550 Introduction to Probability

Instructor(s): Dongseok Choi, PhD

Course Description This course is designed to introduce history, concepts, and distributions in probability, Monte Carlo simulation techniques, and Markov chains.  Students will also learn how to write R codes for various statistical computations and plots.  Previous experience in R is not required.  R is free software available from


Credits 3
Term Offered Fall
Prerequisite BSTA 512 Linear Models or equivalent or permission of instructor