Jan 27, 2022  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Statistics (BS)

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Please refer to the Four Year Plan for departmental recommended path towards graduation.  

University Requirements:

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.


Students lacking adequate preparation for MATH 242  should begin with MATH 241 . A grade of C- or better required for Core requirements. A maximum of three credits of independent study in Applied Economics and Statistics and a maximum of six credits in all areas, including Applied Economics and Statistics, may be counted toward a degree.

One of the following:

  • APEC 615 - Advanced Prices and Statistics
  • STAT 611 - Regression Analysis
  • STAT 615 - Design and Analysis of Experiments
  • 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 for 2020-2021 Academic Year

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