Section B01 (12:00-12:50 PM on Tuesdays in Applied Physics and Mathematics, Room 5402), TA: Denise Rava (drava@ucsd.edu)

Section B02 (1:00-1:50 PM on Tuesdays in Applied Physics and Mathematics, Room 5402), TA: Denise Rava (drava@ucsd.edu)

Section B03 (6:00-6:50 PM on Tuesdays in Applied Physics and Mathematics, Room 7421), TA: An-Vy Hoang (ath008@ucsd.edu)

Section B04 (7:00-7:50 PM on Tuesdays in Applied Physics and Mathematics, Room 7421), TA: An-Vy Hoang (ath008@ucsd.edu)

Section B05 (6:00-6:50 PM on Tuesdays in Applied Physics and Mathematics, Room 5402), TA: Alex Reed (abreed@ucsd.edu)

Section B06 (7:00-7:50 PM on Tuesdays in Applied Physics and Mathematics, Room 5402), TA: Felipe Campos (fcamposv@ucsd.edu)

Section B07 (7:00-7:50 PM on Tuesdays in Humanities and Social Sciences, Room 1315), TA: Yiren Wang (yiw518@ucsd.edu)

Section B08 (8:00-8:50 PM on Tuesdays in Humanities and Social Sciences, Room 1315), TA: Yiren Wang (yiw518@ucsd.edu)

Course Syllabus

Calendar and List of Course Topics

** Jason Schweinsberg ** (in 6157 Applied Physics and Mathematics): Mondays 10:00-11:00 AM, Mondays 4:15-5:30 PM, Tuesdays 10:00-11:30 AM, Tuesdays 4:00-5:30 PM.

** Denise Rava ** (in 6414 Applied Physics and Mathematics): Mondays 9:00-10:30 AM, Mondays 12:30-2:00 PM, Fridays 1:30-2:30 PM.

** An-Vy Hoang ** (in 6436 Applied Physics and Mathematics): Mondays 12:30-2:00 PM, Wednesdays 9:00-9:50 AM, Thursdays 10:00-11:30 AM.

** Alex Reed ** (in 6436 Applied Physics and Mathematics): Mondays 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, Tuesdays 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

** Felipe Campos ** (in 6446 Applied Physics and Mathematics): Mondays 6:00-8:00 PM.

** Yiren Wang ** (in 296E San Diego Supercomputer Center): Tuesdays 2:00-4:00 PM, Thursdays 2:00-4:00 PM.

The recommended textbook for the course is

An alternative is

You will find the homework assignments in TritonEd (select "Content" from the left side of the screen once you have logged in). A link to the first homework assignment is provided below. Other assignments will be posted only in TritonEd.

Homework 1: due Wednesday, October 4.

Here is a link to a list of schools with graduate programs in Statistics, maintained by Mitch Watnik at CSU East Bay.

Here is a link to a site which collects information about Masters programs in Data Science, along with some other information about careers in Data Science.

Here is a link to a site which lists over 500 programs in Data Science, mostly Masters level, throughout the world.

Here is a link to some information about the Masters program in Business Analytics at the Rady School at UC San Diego.

Here is a link to a list of REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates) programs in Mathematics.

Here is a link to a list of programs for undergraduate students in Mathematics.

Here is a link to a list of programs for undergraduate students in Statistics.

Here is a link to information about the Summer Institute in Biostatistics, which "targets undergraduates and beginning graduate students who are interested in learning about biostatistics".

Here is a link to some information about careers in Mathematics from the Mathematical Association of America.

Here is a link to some information about careers in Mathematics from the American Mathematical Society.

Here is a link to some information about careers in Mathematics from the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.

Here is a link to some information about careers in Statistics from the American Statistical Association.

Here is a link to a ranking of 200 jobs by CareerCast.com. Note that Statistician, Data Scientist, Mathematician, and Actuary are all near the top.

Here and here are links to two articles about the increasing popularity of careers in statistics.

Here is a link to some information compiled a few years ago by the UCSD Chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM). Some of the information is out of date, but the page is still useful.