Department of Mathematics and Statistics

Minor in Statistics

Students in other fields of study receive a minor in statistics when they demonstrate they have taken a rigorous and comprehensive set of courses within the discipline.

The minimum number of credits required for a minor in statistics: 22. Students must satisfy the following requirements with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0.

Required courses:
     MAT 152 Calculus A
     MAT 153 Calculus B
     MAT 264 Statistical Software Packages
     MAT 281 Introduction to Probability or MAT 380 Probability and Statistics
     MAT 282 Statistical Inference

Two additional courses from the following:
     MAT 386 Sampling Techniques
     MAT 387 Introduction to Applied/Biostatistical Methods
     MAT 388 Statistical Quality Control
     MAT 461 Stochastic Models in Operations Research
     MAT 484 Design and Analysis of Experiments
     MAT 485 Introduction to Applied Regression
     MAT 486 Introduction to Big Data Analytics
     MAT 487 Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis
     MAT 488 Introduction to Data Mining