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Math Statistician

Job Summary and Qualifications

Would you be interested in:

  • Being on the forefront of developing new statistical methodologies and performing innovative research to provide data-driven insights to federal and local governments
  • Developing and conducting statistical computing research involving record linkage, time series-modeling, seasonal adjustment, and demographic forecasting
  • Designing the surveys that provide the official measurements of income and poverty, unemployment, manufacturing and foreign trade
  • Being a part of the statistics sought by the president's council of economic advisors, the Federal Reserve Board, and the Congress

What you need to know:

Their background includes 24 semester / 36 quarter hours of mathematics and statistics in courses such as:

  • Introduction to Numerical Analysis
  • Elementary Mathematical Models
  • Vectors and Matrices
  • Introduction to Number Theory
  • Differential Equations
  • Differential Calculus
  • Integral Calculus
  • Theory of Equations
  • Regression Analysis
  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Probability
  • Integral Vector Calculus
  • Qualitative Theory of Differential Equations
  • Linear Algebra
  • Mathematical Methods of Operational Research
  • Time Series Analysis
  • Sampling Theory
  • Stochastic Process
  • Questionnaire Design
  • Data Collection Methods in Survey Research
  • Survey Methodologies


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