Jul 21, 2024  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Statistics (BS)

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs

University Requirements:

College Requirements:

Agricultural and Natural Resources:

A minimum of nine credits from any three different subject area codes, outside the subject area codes of the student’s major, offered by the departments in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources. The exceptions would be any course that states in the course description that it cannot be used to satisfy the College Breadth requirements, special problems, research, internships, first year experience, seminars, and similar courses.

Physical Science:

Minimum of eight credits from CHEM, GEOL, PHYS, or SCEN. See major for specific requirement.

*If a course is used to fulfill two or more requirements, credits are counted only once toward the total credits for graduation.


Major Requirements:

Second Writing Requirement:

Any three-credit course satisfying the College of Arts and Sciences Second Writing Requirement  requirement. Recommended courses:

Physical Sciences:

  • Minimum of eight credits of lab science selected from Chemistry, Physics, Geology, or Physical Science.

One of the following:

  • STAT 611 - Regression Analysis
  • STAT 615 - Design and Analysis of Experiments
  • APEC 615 - Advanced Prices and Statistics
  • STAT 674 - Applied Data Base Management

Area of Application:

This program requires a fifteen-credit area of application outside Statistics. This may be satisfied by completing an approved minor in Advertising, Business Administration, Economics, Resource Economics, Computer Science or Bioinformatics. Minors in Mathematics or Statistical Data Analytics may not be used. This may also be satisfied by completing a second major in Food and Agribusiness Marketing and Management, Actuarial Sciences, Marketing, Management, Economics, Environmental and Resource Economics, Operations Management, or Computer Science. Any other major or minor or selection of 15 credits requires the approval of the Chair.


After required courses are completed, sufficient elective credits must be taken to meet the minimum credit requirement for the degree.

Credits to Total a Minimum of 124

Last Revised 2017-2018 Academic Year

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Programs