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Mathematics & Statistics Minors

MINOR PROGRAMS 

For minors in mathematics and statistics:

  • All hours counted toward the minor must be passed with “C” or better. 
  • At least 6 hours of upper-level course work in the minor must be completed at the University of Houston-Downtown.
  • Catalog Degree Description

MINOR IN MATHEMATICS (18 hours minimum)

Math 2401-2402 or Math 2411-2412, plus least 10 hours of mathematics courses (2000-level and above), at least 6 hours of which must be upper-level mathematics courses (3000-level and above), excluding MATH 3321 and 3322.

Three example sequences of courses that students of this program might take are:

Engineering Computer Science Biology or Chemistry
Math 2401Math 2401Math 2411
Math 2402Math 2402Math 2412
Math 3301Math 2405Math 2407
Math 2407Math 3309Math 3301
Math 3308Math 4308Math 3302


MINOR IN STATISTICS (18 hours minimum)

Required Courses:

One of the following sequences:
MATH 1305, MATH 1306, STAT 3309 or
MATH 2401,  MATH 2402, MATH 3302

STAT 3310 or STAT 3311
At least 6 hours of 4000-level statistics courses.

MINOR IN ACTUARIAL MATHEMATICS (18 hours minimum)

Required Courses:

6 hours of lower level MATH and ECON from the following: 
ECO 2301 - Principles of Economics I 
MATH 1305 - Finite Mathematics with Applications or 
MATH 1306 - Fundamentals of Calculus with Applications or 
MATH 2401 - Calculus I or MATH 2411 - Calculus I for the Natural Sciences 

12 hours of upper level in MATH and STAT from the following: 
MATH 3317 - Actuarial Mathematics I 
MATH 3318 - Actuarial Mathematics II 
MATH 4316 - Decision Mathematics (or STAT 4303 - Decision Mathematics) 
MATH 3302 - Probability and Statistics or
STAT 3309 - Statistical Analysis for Business Applications I or
STAT 3311 - Statistical Analysis for Natural Science

 

FOR ALL MINORS:

All hours counted toward the minor must be passed with “C” or better. At least 6 hours of upper-level course work in the minor must be completed at the University of Houston-Downtown.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the program coordinator.​​

Last updated 8/29/2019 7:19 AM