The Statistics minor introduces students to the quantitative aspects of research. Understanding statistics is useful for research in many areas including agriculture, business, education, social science, and sciences as well as many jobs in industry and government.
What is Statistics?
Statistics is the field study of that uses mathematics, computing, and analysis, to organize and understand data. Statisticians use critical and abstract thinking through the application of mathematical principles to statistical problems, and combine modeling with computational skills to analyze data.
You Might Like This Program If...
- You enjoy working with numbers and data.
- You are interested in statistics, but do not want to take the full major.
- You want to complement the skills in your major.