Minor in Statistics

The minor in statistics is for those students who have an interest in statistics but wish to pursue a degree in another field.  The intent of the minor is to give students an exposure to the basic disciplines of statistics and an opportunity for further study in advanced topics in statistics.

Requirements for a Minor in Statistics

Requirements as MATH majors                               18 Credits

Required Courses                                                    11 Credits

Math 1610 – Calculus II                                                     4

Math 3240 – Probability and Statistics                               4

Math 3320 – Statistical Computing                                     3

Electives                                                                      at least 7 credits

Math 3340 – Applied Regression Analysis                         3

Math 4120 – Time Series Analysis                                     3  

Math 4130 – Experimental Design for Statistics                 3                                 

Math 4210 – Mathematical Statistics                                  3

Math 4800 – Statistics Seminar                                          1

Math 4900 – Mathematics Seminar (in Statistics)               2

Requirements as non-MATH majors                        18 Credits

Required Courses                                                   11-12 Credits

Math 1610 – Calculus II                                                     4

MATH 2300 – Statistics                                                      4

   -- OR --

ECON 2100 – Business Statistics I                             3

Math 3240 – Probability and Statistics                               4

Electives                                                                      6 - 7 credits

ECON 2110 – Business Statistics II                                     3

Math 3320 – Statistical Computing                                      3

Math 3340 – Applied Regression Analysis                          3

Math 4120 – Time Series Analysis                                      3  

Math 4130 – Experimental Design for Statistics                  3                                 

Math 4210 – Mathematical Statistics                                   3

Math 4800 – Statistics Seminar                                           1

*To begin the minor in statistics, students must have completed Math 1600 -  Calculus I.

Please note that no more than 9 minor credits can be simultaneously counted towards a major, i.e., at least 9 credits must be unique to the minor.