Liberal Studies

Liberal Studies Courses in the Department of Statistics

The Florida State University Department of Statistics offers several courses which count as Liberal Studies credit.

For the Quantitative / Logical Thinking requirement, we offer:

  • STA 1013 Statistics Through Example
  • STA 1220 In My Opinion: Introduction to Designing, Conducting and Analyzing Surveys
  • STA 2023 Fundamental Business Statistics
  • STA 2122 Introduction to Applied Statistics
  • STA 2171 Statistics for Biology

STA 2171 is a 4-credit class, each of the other courses is 3 credits. Descriptions of these course can be found in the FSU undergraduate bulletin and at this Department of Statistics maintained web page.

For the Scholarship in Practice requirement, we offer:

  • STA 1220 In My Opinion: Introduction to Designing, Conducting and Analyzing Surveys

This 3-credit class is Liberal-Studies Scholarship in Practice, rather than Upper-Division Scholarship in Practice. In addition to receiving Liberal-Studies Scholarship in Practice credit, this course also provides students with a Quantitative / Logical Thinking course.