MSU Billings Catalog

Statistics Minor

Required Courses Group A
STAT 216Introduction to Statistics *4
Select one or both of the following:4-8
Interm Statistical Concepts
Intro Probability & Statistics
Electives
Select 0-9 credits from the list below or other courses chosen in consultation with the Math Department advisor. The elective courses are not limited to the list below. Students should contact the Math Department to confirm the eligibility of any course with an adequate statistics component to count as an elective in this group.0-9
Applied Business Decisions
Operations Management
Marketing Research
Services/Relationship Mktg
Sociological Research Methods
Statistics for Sociologists
Senior Thesis/Capstone
Intro to Statistical Concepts *
Independent Study
Psychological Statistics
Research Design and Analysis I
Research Methods III
Research Methods III Lab
Senior Thesis
Subtotal8-21
Required Courses Group B
M 171Calculus I *3-4
or M 161 Survey of Calculus
Electives
Choose 0-6 credits from the list below or other courses chosen in consultation with the Math Department advisor. The elective courses are not limited to the list below. Students should contact the Math Department to confirm the eligibility of any course with an adequate math or statistics component to count as an elective in this group.0-6
Phys Chem-Qntm Chm & Spctrscpy
Phys Chem-Kntcs & Thrmdynmcs
Programming with Java I
Discrete Structures
Calculus II
Numerical Computing
Any M 200-level or above
Physics II & Thermo
Modern Physics
Subtotal3-10
Total Minimum Credits20

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check the course descriptions for required prerequisites.