Applied Statistics (B.S.) - Online

Applied Statistics (B.S.) - Online

Important: This degree plan is effective for those starting this degree program in fall 2024 through summer 2025. This degree plan will remain in effect for students who do not break enrollment or who do not change degree programs, concentrations, or cognates.

General Education/Foundational Skills Requirements

Communication & Information Literacy 1
ENGL 101Composition and Rhetoric3
Communications Elective3
Information Literacy Elective3
Information Literacy Elective3
Technological Solutions & Quantitative Reasoning 1
UNIV 104Instructional Technology for Successful Online Learning0-3
Math ElectiveMATH 114 or higher3
Critical Thinking 1
RLGN 104Christian Life and Biblical Worldview 24
Critical Thinking Elective3
Civic & Global Engagement 1
Cultural Studies Elective3
Social & Scientific Inquiry 1
Natural Science Elective3
Social Science Elective3
Christianity & Contexts 1
BIBL 104Survey of Old and New Testament4
THEO 104Introduction to Theology Survey 24
Total Hours39-42

Refer to the list of approved general education electives before enrolling in foundational skill requirements


Students transferring in 45 or more UG credit hours will have the requirement of RLGN 104 waived; Students transferring in 60 or more UG credit hours will also have the requirement of THEO 104 waived

Major Requirements

Major Foundational Courses
CSIS 110Introduction to Computer Science 13
CSIS 111Introduction to Programming Using C++ 13
MATH 131Calculus and Analytic Geometry I 14
Total Hours10

Course may fulfill select general education requirements

Major Core
MATH 132Calculus and Analytic Geometry II4
MATH 410Matrix and Linear Algebra3
MATH 430Multivariable Calculus3
STAT 200Introduction to Statistical Computing3
STAT 211Introduction to Statistical Analysis3
STAT 300Introduction to Experimental Design3
STAT 412Advanced Statistical Methods3
STAT 420Regression and Forecasting I 3
STAT 421Regression and Forecasting II3
STAT 441Probability3
STAT 445Exploratory Data Analysis3
STAT 491Capstone: Case Studies in Data Science3
Total Hours37
Free Electives
Choose 31-41 credit hours of free electives31-41
Total Hours31-41

All applicable prerequisites must be met

Graduation Requirements

  • 120 Total hours
  • 2.0 Overall grade point average
  • 30 Hours must be upper-level courses (300-400 level)
  • Grade of 'C' Minimum required for major foundational courses and all upper-level courses in the major
  • 25% Of major taken through Liberty University
  • 30 Hours must be completed through Liberty University.
  • Grad App Submission of Degree Completion Application must be completed within the last semester of a student's anticipated graduation date.
Plan of Study Grid
First Year
First SemesterHours
BIBL 104 Survey of Old and New Testament 4
ENGL 101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
UNIV 104 Instructional Technology for Successful Online Learning 0-3
Information Literacy Elective (CSIS 110) 1 3
Math Elective (MATH 131) 1 4
Second Semester
RLGN 104 Christian Life and Biblical Worldview 4
Communications Elective 1 3
Information Literacy Elective 1 3
Social Science Elective 1 3
MATH 132 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II 4
Second Year
First Semester
CSIS 111 Introduction to Programming Using C++ 3
Critical Thinking Elective 1 3
MATH 430 Multivariable Calculus 3
STAT 211 Introduction to Statistical Analysis 3
Elective 1 3
Second Semester
THEO 104 Introduction to Theology Survey 4
Cultural Studies Elective 1 3
Natural Science Elective 1 3
STAT 200 Introduction to Statistical Computing 3
Elective 3
Third Year
First Semester
MATH 410 Matrix and Linear Algebra 3
STAT 300 Introduction to Experimental Design 3
STAT 420 Regression and Forecasting I 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Second Semester
MATH 460 Mathematical Modeling and Simulation 3
STAT 412 Advanced Statistical Methods 3
STAT 421 Regression and Forecasting II 3
Elective 2 3
Elective 3
Fourth Year
First Semester
STAT 441 Probability 3
STAT 445 Exploratory Data Analysis 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 1
Second Semester
STAT 491 Capstone: Case Studies in Data Science 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
 Total Hours120-123

Refer to the list of approved general education electives at before enrolling in foundational skills requirements


May need up to 3 hours of 300-400 level electives to fulfill upper-level requirement

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