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WKU offices in Bowling Green will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Classes Friday remain canceled and campuses in Glasgow, Owensboro and Elizabethtown/Ft. Knox remain closed Friday. Saturday classes in Bowling Green will proceed as scheduled. Here is a link to the University’s attendance policy during adverse weather conditions. Use caution and watch for slick spots on roads and walks. 

Residence Halls remain open until noon Saturday. Bemis & Barnes have space for those who need to stay longer. Visit WKU Housing & Residence Life for more information.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for Wednesday night were canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday. Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert

313 Minor in Applied Statistics

A minor in Applied Statistics (Ref. #313) requires a minimum of 19 semester hours.  This program is designed for a student seeking a career as a statistical programmer / analyst / consultant in a knowledge-based industry or in a research institution.

The requirements are as follows:

  1. MATH 136 or MATH 142 (4 or 5 hrs)
  2. STAT 301, STAT 330, and STAT 401 (9 hrs)
  3. At least 6 credit hours from the following:
    • Any 300-level or 400-level STAT course other than 301, 330, and 401;
    • MATH 382, 482, or 470;
    • At most 3 credit hours of 300-400 level statistical coursework relevant to the student's area of study (with prior approval from the Statistics Education Committee of the Department of Mathematics)

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 Last Modified 9/25/14