Mar 30, 2023  
2022-23 Western Washington University Catalog 
2022-23 Western Washington University Catalog

Statistics Minor

Department of Mathematics, College of Science and Engineering

34 credits


In recent years, the ability to analyze and make sense of data has become critical in virtually every field of study. Western’s minor degree in statistics offers students the opportunity to create a cohesive program of study in theoretical or applied statistics, which will give them the tools they require to apply sound scientific reasoning in their major field.

Why Consider a Minor in Statistics?


 Contact Information

Department Chair
David Hartenstine
Bond Hall 202A

Faculty Advisor
Ramadha Piyadi Gamage
Bond Hall 176

 Sample Careers


 Major/Career Resources

How to Declare (Admission and Declaration Process):

Declaration of Minor  

For additional assistance, please email Tori in the Math Department office at

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major or minor courses, and supporting courses for majors and minors.