Campuses:
Twin Cities Campus
Statistics MinorStatistics, School of
College of Liberal Arts
Statistics is the science of learning from data; measuring, controlling, and communicating uncertainty. It provides the navigation essential for controlling the course of scientific and societal advances.
Program Delivery
This program is available:
Minor Requirements
Students may earn no more than one undergraduate degree in statistics: a BA or a BS or a minor.
Students should take a total of 14 credits, at least 6 of which must be from the Advanced Courses course group.
Introduction to Statistics
Take 0 or more course(s) from the following:
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STAT 19xx  Freshman Seminar (3.0 cr)
Intermediate Courses
Take 0 or more course(s) from the following:
·
STAT 3701  Introduction to Statistical Computing
(3.0 cr)
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STAT 3501  Internship in Statistical Practice
(1.0 cr)
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STAT 3022, 3032, 5302
Only 1 course in the following course pairs can count towards the minor: (STAT 3022 or STAT 3032), (STAT 3032 or STAT 5302). A student may take both STAT 3022 and STAT 5302.
·
STAT 3032  Regression and Correlated Data
(4.0 cr)
Advanced Courses
Take 2 or more course(s) totaling 6 or more credit(s) from the following:
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STAT 4051  Applied Statistics I
(4.0 cr)
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STAT 4052  Applied Statistics II
(4.0 cr)
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STAT 5031  Statistical Methods for Quality Improvement
(4.0 cr)
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STAT 5201  Sampling Methodology in Finite Populations
(3.0 cr)
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STAT 5303  Designing Experiments
(4.0 cr)
·
STAT 5401  Applied Multivariate Methods
(3.0 cr)
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STAT 5421  Analysis of Categorical Data
(3.0 cr)
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STAT 5511  Time Series Analysis
(3.0 cr)
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STAT 5601  Nonparametric Methods
(3.0 cr)
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STAT 5931  Topics in Statistics
(3.0 cr)
·
STAT 5993  Tutorial
(1.06.0 cr)
·
Theory of Statistics
At most one of the following course groupings may be included: (STAT 4101 and 4102) or (STAT 5101 and 5102) or (MATH 5651 and STAT 5102).


Credits:  4.0 [max 4.0] 
Course Equivalencies:  (Select a set) 
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Prerequisites:  Statistics Major 
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Grading Basis:  AF or Aud 
Typically offered:  Every Fall & Spring 
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Grading Basis:  AF only 
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Typically offered:  Every Fall & Spring 
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Course Equivalencies:  Stat 4102/5102 
Typically offered:  Every Spring 
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Course Equivalencies:  00259  Math 5651/Stat 5101 
Typically offered:  Every Fall 
Credits:  4.0 [max 4.0] 
Course Equivalencies:  Stat 4102/5102 
Typically offered:  Every Spring 
Credits:  4.0 [max 4.0] 
Course Equivalencies:  00259  MATH 4653/Math 5651/Stat 5101 
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Course Equivalencies:  Stat 4102/5102 
Typically offered:  Every Spring 