Minor Required Courses

Minor Required Courses

Lower Division Requirements

Requirement UC Berkeley Course Alternatives

Calculus I

Math 1a

  • Equivalent Advanced Placement, IB, or A-Levels per Math Department; or equivalent CA Community College course work per Assist.org; or equivalent course work from another 4-year college or out-of-state community college as evaluated by the Math Department.

  • Math 91 "Linear Algebra" taken in Fall 2022 or Math 56 taken Fall 2023 or later may be taken in lieu of Math 54.

Calculus II

Math 1b

Multivariable Calculus

Math 53

Linear Algebra and Differential Equations

Math 54


Upper Division Requirements

Statistics Core Courses

Requirement UC Berkeley Course Alternative

Concepts of Probability

Stat 134

Data/Stat C140* (Probability for Data Science)

Concepts of Statistics

Stat 135


*Prerequisites are enforced for Data/Stat C140 (Probability for Data Science); see the course website for details. Due to overlap of course content, students will only receive credit for either Stat 134 or Data/Stat C140.

Statistics Electives

Statistics minors must choose three of the elective courses below, with at least one being a laboratory course.

Course Course Name
Data/Stat C102 (lab) Data, Inference, and Decisions
Stat 150 Stochastic Processes
Stat 151a (lab) Linear Modeling: Theory and Applications
Stat 152 (lab) Sampling Surveys
Stat 153 (lab) Introduction to Time Series
Stat 154 (lab) Modern Statistical Prediction and Machine Learning
Stat 155 Game Theory
Stat 156 (lab) Causal Inference
Stat 157 Seminar on Topics in Probability and Statistics
Stat 158 (lab) The Design and Analysis of Experiments
Stat 159 (lab) Reproducible and Collaborative Statistical Data Science
Stat 165 Forecasting