Statistics

This academic certificate is offered by the Statistics Department. It was developed for graduate students majoring in disciplines other than statistics who wish to develop competency in statistics. Students are not required to be actively pursuing a graduate degree in order to participate in the certificate program but must satisfy graduate admission requirements at the University of Idaho. The certificate program is designed to give students a background in the statistical methods that are applicable to their major fields of study.

Certificate Coordinator: Chris Williams, Ph.D.

All students must contact the certificate coordinator to discuss background qualifications prior to starting the certificate. The certificate coordinator is a faculty member who will advise you before you declare for the certificate and while you are taking courses. 

Course Selection

This academic certificate consists of 12 credits selected from the courses listed below and approved by the certificate coordinator.

Required Courses (3 credits)
Credits
STAT 422 Sample Survey Methods 3
STAT 507
Experimental Design
3
Electives (9 credits)
STAT/GEOE 428
Geostatistics
3
STAT/MATH 451
Probability Theory
3
STAT/MATH 452
Mathematical Statistics
3
STAT 514
Nonparametric Statistics
3
STAT 519
Multivariate Analysis
3
STAT/WLF 555
Statistical Ecology
3
STAT 565
Computer Intensive Statistics
3

Refer to the University of Idaho General Catalog for course descriptions and prerequisite requirements. View a list of the EO-delivered courses that are currently being offered.