Statistics, Minor

The Statistics Minor consists of 3 prerequisites, 1 core course, and 3 electives. Students interested in the minor must have the prior approval of the Statistics Undergraduate Program Director in order to develop a curriculum for the minor that is appropriate for their interests. Wharton students are not eligible for the minor.

For College Students ONLY. Dual and Joint degree (COL/WH) students are ineligible for this minor.

Minor Requirements
Pre-Requisites 1
MATH 114Calculus, Part II1
Select one of the following:2
Introductory Business Statistics
and Introductory Business Statistics
Introductory Statistics
and Introductory Statistics
and Statistical Inference
Core Course
STAT 430Probability1
or STAT 471 Modern Data Mining
Select 2 course units of STAT courses2
Select 1 course unit of STAT or other approved course1
Additional Elective
Select an additional elective if needed 2
Total Course Units7

The statistics pre-requisite may also be satisfied with 2 course units of Economic Statistics.


Select an additional elective if the statistics pre-requisite was satisfied by Economic Statistics or STAT 430 Probability satisfied both pre-requisite and core.

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2017 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.