Statistics uses mathematics, but it is not abstract or isolated. Statisticians work with people from other professional backgrounds to solve practical problems. Statistics uses modern computing to organize and analyze data; statisticians command specialized tools, but the emphasis is on understanding the data and the problem to be solved.
The Faculty of Science offers programs of study leading to either the Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) or the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree.
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Grade 12 English
Grade 12 Advanced Functions
2 of: Grade 12 Biology or Grade 12 Chemistry or Grade 12 Computer Related Studies or Grade 12 Physics
Advanced Functions is required; Calculus and Vectors is optional. Please see http://www.ucalgary.ca/admissions/admission_requirements for more details.
May 1, 2012
September 10, 2012
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.