# Applied Statistics minor

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The applied statistics minor provides an opportunity for students to deepen their technical background and gain further appreciation for modern mathematical sciences and the use of statistics as an analytical tool.

• The minor is closed to students majoring in applied statistics and actuarial science.
• Posting of the minor on the student's academic transcript requires a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the minor.
Course
Prerequisites
Choose one of the following course sequences:
MATH-181    Project-based Calculus I
MATH-182    Project-based Calculus II
or
MATH-181A    Calculus I
MATH-182A    Calculus II
or
MATH-171    Calculus A
MATH-172    Calculus B
MATH-173    Calculus C
Electives
Choose five of the following:
MATH-251    Probability and Statistics I
MATH-252    Probability and Statistics II
MATH-401    Stochastic Processes
STAT-205    Applied Statistics
STAT-305    Introduction to Regression Analysis
STAT-315    Statistical Quality Control
STAT-325    Design of Experiments
STAT-335    Introduction to Time Series
STAT-345    Nonparametric Statistics
STAT-405    Mathematical Statistics I
STAT-406    Mathematical Statistics II
STAT-415    Statistical Sampling
STAT-425    Multivariate Analysis
STAT-435    Statistical Linear Models

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The statistics minor provides an opportunity for students to deepen their technical background and gain further appreciation for modern mathematical sciences and the use of statistics as an analytical tool.

Prerequisites:
1016-281 Project-Based Calculus I
1016-282 Project-Based Calculus II
1016-283 Project-Based Calculus III (or equivalent)

Required Courses:
To receive a minor in statistics, students must complete five courses from the list below and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0. At least three of these courses must not be required by the student’s home program. All required courses must be taken in the School of Mathematical Sciences. Students may elect to take either 1016-352 or 1016-314 as part of the minor, but not both. Students may elect to take either 1016-345 or 1016-351 as part of the minor, but not both.

1016-314 Engineering Statistics I
1016-345 Probability and Statistics for Engineers
1016-351 Probability
1016-352 Applied Statistics
1016-354 Introduction to Regression Analysis
1016-355 Design of Experiments
1016-358 Statistical Quality Control
1016-415 Statistical Analysis for Bioinformatics
1016-451 Mathematical Statistics I
1016-452 Mathematical Statistics II
1016-454 Non-parametric Statistics
1016-457 Research Sampling Techniques