Statistics Graduate Minor

for the Graduate Minor in Statistics


chair of department: Bo Li

director of PhD program: Xiaofeng Shao

director of MS program: Darren Glosemeyer

MS advisors: Tori Ellison, Hyoeun Lee


department website: http://www.stat.illinois.edu/

college website: https://las.illinois.edu/


overview of graduate college admissions & requirements: Graduate Admissions

department contact: Aaron Thompson

phone: (217) 333-2167

email: stat-office@illinois.edu


The Graduate Minor in Statistics is designed for doctoral students pursuing degrees in other fields who wish to enhance their statistical knowledge and credentials. Students within the major cannot minor in the same program. The Minor is taken in conjunction with, and is intended to complement the student’s work in their primary disciplines. Admission to the minor requires an application to the Department and admission to a PhD program (MS track to PhD cannot apply until they are in the PhD program) in another field at the University of Illinois. Applications for the Minor are submitted upon completion of the required courses. Approval is contingent on having grade point average of 3.0 or better in the Minor. A total of three courses, constituting 12 graduate credit hours, are required for the minor in Statistics degree. At least 8 credit hours must be taken at the 500 level. No course substitutions allowed. 


Graduate Degree Programs in Statistics

Statistics, MS

concentrations:

Analytics|Applied

Statistics, PhD

concentration:

Computational Science & Engineering

Graduate Minor in Statistics

for the Graduate Minor in Statistics


The Graduate Minor in Statistics is designed for doctoral students pursuing degrees in other fields who wish to enhance their statistical knowledge and credentials. Students within the major cannot minor in the same program. The Minor is taken in conjunction with, and is intended to complement the student’s work in their primary disciplines. Admission to the minor requires an application to the Department and admission to a PhD program (MS track to PhD cannot apply until they are in the PhD program) in another field at the University of Illinois. Applications for the Minor are submitted upon completion of the required courses. Approval is contingent on having grade point average of 3.0 or better in the Minor. A total of three courses, constituting 12 graduate credit hours, are required for the minor in Statistics degree. At least 8 credit hours must be taken at the 500 level. No course substitutions allowed. 

400-level Statistics coursework chosen from approved departmental list4
500-level Statistics coursework chosen from approved departmental list8
Total Hours12

Students wishing information beyond that provided here should contact the Director of MS Studies in Statistics.