Minor in Statistics

This minor is available to students registered in a 120 credit hour Bachelor of Applied Computer Science, Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Commerce, Bachelor of Community Design, Bachelor of Computer Science, Bachelor of Informatics, Bachelor of Management, Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Science (Medical Sciences) program.

A BSc or BA (90 credit hour) degree program with a minor in Statistics is also available.


A minimum of 18 to a maximum of 36 credit hours in Statistics, which must include:

  • MATH 1030.03: Matrix Theory and Linear Algebra
  • STAT 2060.03: Introduction to Probability and Statistics
  • STAT 2080.03: Statistical Methods for Data Analysis and Inference
    STAT 2450.03: Introduction to Data Mining with R
  • STAT 3340.03: Regression and Analysis of Variance
  • At least one additional statistics1 course at the 2000 level or above (3 credit hours)
  • At least one additional statistics course at the 3000 level or above (3 credit hours)

1Statistics courses are any courses listed or cross-listed as STAT, (including STAT 3069). The following can also be counted as 2000 level statistics credit hours:

  • MATH 2001.03: Intermediate Calculus
  • MATH 2002.03: Intermediate Calculus II
  • MATH 2040.03: Matrix Theory and Linear Algebra II or Math 2135.03 Linear Algebra
  • BIOL 4062.03: Analysis of Biological Data

Contact Statistics for more information.