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  Nov 19, 2017
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
  
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Statistics Minor


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College of Arts and Sciences

For more informaiton, contact Dr. Jay Stine, PhD

Rapid advances in technology and the growing reliance on quantitative research have broadened the application of statistical reasoning to virtually all walks of life.  The physical, natural, health and behavioral sciences, as well as the business world, for instance, have need for individuals with training in Statistics beyond a basic first course.  The minor program in Statistics exposes students to contemporary statistical techniques, greatly increasing their marketability as well as their preparedness for graduate study in many disciplines.

Sequence of Required Courses


Electives


  • Statistics elective
  • Statistics elective
  • Statistics elective

Of these three Statistics minor elective courses, at least two must be courses with an STA designation, or at least one course with an STA designation and a calculus course (either MTH 165 Survey of Calculus , or MTH 171 Calculus I ).  Additional Statistics elective courses are to be chosen with departmental approval. Please see the Statistics BS  program section for a list of electives.

Total Credits 18-19


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