The table below includes only discipline-specific courses. Please refer to the Academic Regulations for information on including a minor to your degree.

Minor in Statistics


Requirements for this program have been modified. Please consult the 2015-2016 calendars for the previous requirements.

MAT1320 Calculus I 3
MAT1322 Calculus II 3
MAT1330 Calculus for the Life Sciences I 3
MAT1332 Calculus for the Life Sciences II 3
3 course credits from:
MAT1341 Introduction to Linear Algebra 3
MAT1302 Mathematical Methods II 3
MAT2342 Introduction to Applied Linear Algebra 3
MAT2371 Introduction to Probability 3
3 course credits from:
MAT2375 Introduction to Statistics 3
MAT2379 Introduction to Biostatistics1 3
9 course credits from:2
MAT3172 Foundations of Probability3 3
MAT3375 Regression Analysis 3
MAT3377 Sampling and Surveys 3
MAT3378 Analysis of experimental designs 3
MAT3379 Introduction to Time Series Analysis 3
MAT4175 Introduction to Mathematical Statistics3 3
MAT4371 Applied Probability 3
MAT4374 Modern Computational Statistics 3
MAT4375 Multivariate Statistical Methods 3
MAT4376 Topics in Statistics 3
MAT4377 Topics in Applied Probability 3
MAT4378 Categorical Data Analysis in Biostatistics 3
3 optional course credits in mathematics (MAT) at the 2000, 3000 or 4000 level, or from among the following list:
ADM4306 Statistical Modeling3 3
BIO4158 Applied Biostatistics 3
ECO4186 Applied Econometrics3 3
GEG4120 GIS and Numerical Spatial Analysis3 3
GEO4354 Quantitative Analysis in Geology3 3
1This course cannot count in a major or an Honours program in mathematics or statistics.
2The courses in this list are accredited by the Statistical Society of Canada for the A.Stat. professional designation. Consult the Department of Mathematics and Statistics for more details.
3These courses require prerequisites which are not part of the minor.