Major in Statistics (60 units)

Academic year 2019-2020

  Fall Winter
1st year (18 units)
  • ITI1120 (Fall or Winter)
  • MAT1320
  • MAT1341 (Fall or Winter)
  • MAT1362
  • 3 optional course units in English (ENG) at the 1000 or 2000 level (Fall or Winter)
  • MAT1322
2nd year (15 units)
  • MAT2122
  • MAT2141 or MAT2342
  • MAT2371
  • MAT2125
  • MAT2375
3rd year (18 units)
  • MAT3375 1
  • MAT3377 1*
  • 3 course units from the list below 2
  • MAT3378 1*
  • 6 course units from the list below 2
4th year (9 units)
  • 6 optional course units in mathematics (MAT) at the 3000 or 4000 level
  • 3 course units from the list below 2


12 course units from the following list must be taken 2:

MAT3172 MAT3379 MAT4175 1 MAT4371 MAT4374 MAT4375 MAT4376 MAT4377 MAT4378

1 This is a required course for A. Stat. accreditation.
2 Courses accredited by the Statistical Society of Canada (SSC) and which may be used to satisfy the requirements for the professional title of A. Stat. from the SSC. Contact the Department of Mathematics and Statistics for more details.

*This course is offered in alternating years with the French equivalent.

The following courses are recommended for the students interested in pursuing graduate studies in probability or statistics: MAT3120, MAT3121 and MAT3341. Other courses in probability and statistics which may be of interest include: MAT4170, MAT4171 and MAT4372.

Some 3rd and 4th Year courses are offered alternate year with the French equivalent.

The course MAT3153 cannot be counted for units if you have previously passed MAT4153. You may however take MAT3153 and then subsequently take MAT4153, and count both for units.

For students registered in the Faculty of Science: If the components of your program of study require common compulsory courses, you will have to replace the units with electives.

Please note that all programs in the Faculty of Science require a minimum of 12 course units from the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Social Sciences or the Telfer School of Management.

Co-operative education is available when taken as part of an honours degree.
The extended French stream is available when taken as part of an honours degree.

Please note that a maximum of 42 units at the 1000 level can be used towards your program.

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