The Bachelor of Science in Statistics Program


Requirements for Majoring in Statistics

  1. Basic Required Courses: LANC2058 and STAT2101 plus Two Introductory Science Courses
  2. Minimum Required Grade Score of C in STAT2101.
  3. Minimum CGPA of  2.00


BSc Statistics Program Objectives

  1. To provide graduates with a coherent knowledge of Statistics, both in breadth and depth, on the principles and practice of the subjects;
  2. To produce graduates who can apply their mathematical knowledge effectively in interdisciplinary areas;
  3. To produce graduates with good communication skills;
  4. To produce graduates who are able to apply their acquired knowledge and skills in Statistics to solving real life problems;
  5. To produce graduates prepared for life-long learning and subsequent graduate studies;
  6. To produce graduates who can think analytically and critically.



BSc Statistics Program Outcomes


  1. The ability to apply the knowledge and skills acquired in statistics to solving real life problems.
  2. The ability to identify, formulate and solve mathematical and/or statistical problems.
  3. The ability to communicate effectively with a range of different audiences.
  4. The ability to collect, organize, analyze and interpret data in statistical settings.
  5. The ability to write reports clearly, legibly and systematically.
  6. The ability to function effectively as a team player to accomplish a common goal.
  7. The desire for self-improvement, and to seek more knowledge and skills in mathematics and/or statistics.
  8. The ability to reach out and cope with complexities of interdisciplinary applications.
  9. The ability to understand and protect of professional responsibilities.
  10. The ability to think analytically and critically, and to engage in innovative applications of mathematics and statistics in diverse areas.


Degree Plans


Department Representative


Ronald Wesonga (PhD. Stat.)


Department of Statistics,

Office Number: 0203 (Ground Floor)