This is the preliminary (or launch) version of the 2020-21 VCU Bulletin. This edition includes all programs and courses approved by the publication deadline; however we may receive notification of additional program approvals after the launch. The final edition and full PDF version will include these updates and will be available in August prior to the beginning of the fall semester.

A minor in statistics consists of a minimum of 18 credits and is administered by the Department of Statistical Sciences and Operations Research. These credits include:

CourseTitleHours
Calculus (three credits minimum)3
STAT 210Basic Practice of Statistics3
or STAT 212 Concepts of Statistics
Upper-level statistics courses12
Total Hours18

A minimum GPA of 2.0 must be achieved in the minor. Mathematical sciences majors cannot minor in statistics.