The applied statistics minor will provide students with knowledge and skills needed for a future career involving data evaluation and data analysis. The applied statistics minor offers students a program of study in core areas of statistics with an emphasis on applications.



Study in the applied statistics minor helps students:

  • Understand and apply research design principles
  • Manage data efficiently for data analysis
  • Apply statistical methodologies to analyze data
  • Understand and explain results of a data analysis using professional language
  • Relate statistical analysis to daily life

Complementary Majors

An applied statistics minor is an excellent complement for students who are majoring in:

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Management Information Systems
  • Biology
  • Psychology
  • Human Services
  • Social Work
  • Nursing
  • Economics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Business Administration
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing

Professional Programs

The applied statistics minor is particularly appropriate for students in professional programs such as:

  • Business
  • Science and Natural Science
  • Health Care
  • Computer Science