The Indiana Wesleyan University Minor in Statistics minor from the Division of Math and Computer Information Sciences combined with other majors is excellent preparation for careers or graduate studies in a variety of fields, including actuarial science; economics and business; the life, physical and computing sciences; medicine; and the social sciences. Nearly all of these fields have an increasing amount of data being collected, and a developed ability to analyze and solve problems is valued in any discipline.
A minor in Statistics requires at least 24 credit hours in Statistics consisting of the courses listed below. The number of required classes for this minor is kept low to allow students to choose electives most helpful in their own major.
One of the best ways to discover a degree program is to check out the course listings. By simply clicking on the course titles below, you can get a preview of the classes you will attend as a student at Indiana Wesleyan University.
Choose four electives from the following.* Only one elective may also be applied toward a major in the Mathematics department:
* MAT-130 or MAT-253 may be selected.
Alternatively, three electives may be chosen from the above and one from the following:
The IWU Math department is a supportive and Christ-centered community dedicated to cultivating a premier mathematical experience in and out of the classroom. The professors who teach courses for Statistics minors all hold PhDs and are involved in enriching mathematical endeavors beyond classroom lectures, such as regularly meeting with students one-on-one; supporting a math club; having guest lecturers; hosting a math colloquium where students and professors give mathematical presentations on topics not found in standard classes; giving math problem challenges; participating in state, national, and international math competitions; and much more.
Click on a faculty member's name below to learn more about that individual.