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Minor in Statistics

Designed to:

  • give students an understanding of the basic structures and concepts of Statistics
  • develop analytic and reasoning skills
  • exhibit the role of mathematics in a variety of fields through required courses and carefully selected electives
  • prepare for careers that require creative thinking and problem solving abilities
  • prepare for research and advanced technical positions in industry
  • fit the desires and interests of the student with the needs of prospective employers

Required Courses for Statistics

Course No. Course Name Hours
Math 17-114 General Statistics
Math 17-230 Probability and Statistics 3
Math 17-316 Linear Statistical Models I 3
CSIS 44-149* Scientific Computing 3
Approved Department Electives
(Electives from mathematics or statistics with at least 2 semester hours in statistics to total 24 hours)
Total Course Hours Required 24

* CSIS 44-149 A Northwest Core requirement for Digital Literacy is a prerequisite course.