Undergraduate Catalog 2023-2024

Applied Statistics, Minor (313)

A minor in applied statistics requires a minimum of 19 semester hours. This program is designed for a student seeking a career as a statistical programmer/analyst/consultant in a knowledge-based industry or in a research institution.

Program Requirements (19 hours)

MATH 136Calculus I4
or MATH 142 Calculus with Applications for Life Sciences
STAT 301Introductory Probability and Applied Statistics3
STAT 330Introduction to Statistical Software3
STAT 401Regression Analysis3
STAT 402Experimental Design3
Select at least three credit hours of relevant elective courseworks from the following:3
Any 300-level or 400-level STAT course 1
Probability and Statistics II
At most 3 credit hours of 300-400 level statistical coursework relevant to the student’s area of study 2
Total Hours19

Other than STAT 301, STAT 330, STAT 401, and STAT 402.


With prior approval from the Statistics Education Committee of the Department of Mathematics