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Minor in Statistics {18-19}

Minor in Statistics

Description
Minor in Statistics, 23-24 credits. This minor in Statistics includes one year of Calculus, Linear Algebra, and courses in the areas of Probability and Statistics.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Students will be able to apply a variety of calculus techniques to solve applied problems.
  • Students will be able to apply a variety of techniques from linear algebra to solve applied and abstract problems.
  • Students will know a variety of probability distributions and their applications.
  • Students will be able to apply a variety of techniques from statistics to solve applied problems.
  • Students will be able to determine which statistical technique to apply in a given situation.

Core Requirements ( 20 credits )

MATH 235 Introduction to R (1)
MATH 260 Computer Calculus (1)
MATH 261 Calculus I (4)
MATH 262 Calculus II (4)
MATH 327 Introduction to Linear Algebra (3)
MATH 335 Intermediate Probability & Statistics I (4)
MATH 336 Intermediate Probability & Statistics II (3)

Restricted Electives ( 3-4 credits )

Students must complete one of the following courses.

MATH 321 Financial Mathematics (3)
MATH 323 Multi-Variable and Vector Calculus (4)
MATH 421 Actuarial Science I (3)
MATH 435 Mathematical Statistics I (4)