X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Statistics (STAT)

Department of Mathematics and Statistics, College of Physical and Engineering Science

Statistics plays a fundamental role in virtually all scientific disciplines, including biology, physics, chemistry, medicine, epidemiology, kinesiology, and toxicology. Students minoring in Statistics will develop practical skills in data visualization and analysis, statistical computing, technical writing and communication in a variety of applications areas, preparing them well for careers in the modern workplace.

Students may enter this major in any semester. A student wishing to declare the major must consult the Faculty Advisor.

Minor (Honours Program)

A total of 5.00 credits is required to complete the minor, including:

(MATH*1080 or MATH*1200)*
(MATH*1210 or MATH*2080)**
MATH*1160 [0.50] Linear Algebra I
STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I
STAT*2050 [0.50] Statistics II
STAT*3100 [0.50] Introductory Mathematical Statistics I
STAT*3110 [0.50] Introductory Mathematical Statistics II
STAT*3240 [0.50] Applied Regression Analysis
0.50 additional credits in Statistics
0.50 additional credits in Statistics or Mathematics
* IPS*1500 can count toward this 0.50 credit
** IPS*1510 can count toward this 0.50 credit
University of Guelph
50 Stone Road East
Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1