May 25, 2024  
2021-2022 SDSM&T Academic Catalog 
    
2021-2022 SDSM&T Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computational Statistics Minor


Contact Information

Travis Kowalski, Department Head
Mathematics
McLaury 206C
(605) 394-2471
Email: travis.kowalski@sdsmt.edu
Department Website: https://www.sdsmt.edu/math/

The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology offers a minor in computational statistics, which helps prepare graduates for careers involving intensive use of data. A minor in computational statistics must be approved by the student’s major department along with the approval of the Department Head for Mathematics. 

The core coursework includes


The elective coursework includes


The computational statistics minor requires elective coursework in each of the areas of computation, statistics/informatics, and data analysis, described below.

Computation


At least 3 credits in computation, which can be satisfied from the following list:

Statistics/Informatics


At least 3 credits in statistics/informatics, which can be satisfied from the following list:

Data Analysis


At least 2 credits in data analysis, which can be satisfied from the following list: