Approved Statistics Courses

Statistics courses approved to meet the 3-credits required for MSW Admission

If you have taken a course or wish to take a course that does NOT appear below, please arrange to provide the School with a detailed course outline that includes the specific topics covered and a list of the assignments required. Please email the course outline with your request for review regarding admission to ask.socialwork@ubc.ca.


The following courses have been reviewed but are NOT acceptable:

  • Langara College, PSYC 2320 (320)
  • McMaster: SOCI 2Z03
  • McGill University, SOWK 407-401B
  • Queen’s University, SOCI 210
  • Ryerson, SWP 038
  • Simon Fraser University, CMNS 362
  • University of Calgary, EDPS 511, SOWK 341, 361, 401 and 441
  • University of Guelph, Psych 3150
  • University of Regina, SW451-007
  • University of Saskatchewan, SOCI 232

The following courses have been reviewed and ARE acceptable:

  • University of Arkansas: SOCI 3303
  • Acadia: MATH 1213, MATH 1223; SOCI 2013A2
  • Athabasca University: MATH 215; SOCI 301
  • BCIT – OPMT 1130
  • Brandon University: 62:171
  • Brock University: PSYC 2F23
  • Calvin College: STAT & RESEARCH 250; STAT 255
  • Camosun College – MATH 116, 216 ,204
  • Capilano College – MATH 101, 204
  • Carleton University: PSYC 49.200; PSYC 2002; SOWK 2500
  • College of the Rockies: MATH 106
  • Concordia: PSYC 315; SOCI 212/1
  • Dalhousie University: SLWK 3083; STAT 1060
  • Douglas College – CYCC 4425; MATH 1160 (was 116); PSYC 300, 2300
  • Grande Prairie Regional College: NURS 3010
  • Grant MacEwan: STAT 141
  • Institute Of Indigenous Govt: IGST 108; STAT 203
  • King’s University: PSYC 301
  • Kwantlen College: CRIM 2103; MATH 1115 (was 115), 2335; PSYC 300, 2300; SOCI 2365
  • Kwantlen Polytechnic University: PSYC 3300
  • Lakehead University: PSYC 2101
  • Langara College – BSAD 1123, PSYC 2321, STAT 1123, STAT 1124(was 124), STAT 1127(was 127), 1224, 2225,2290
  • Laurentian University: SWRK 3555EA
  • Macewan University: STAT 151
  • Malaspina University: see Vancouver Island University
  • McGill: MATH 203, PSYC 204, PSYC 305; SOCI 350
  • McMaster: PSYC 2RR5, 2RA3, 2RB3; SOCSCI 2J03, 3O03; STAT ICC3;HTH SCI 2A03
  • Memorial: PSYC 2900; STAT 2510
  • Moncton: MA 2653
  • Mount Royal University: CRJS 3001, PSYC 2210, PSYC 2211
  • North Island College: MAT 115
  • Northeastern University (Chicago): PSYC 202
  • Northwest Community College: MATH 131/251
  • Northern Lights College: MATH 104; SOCI 207
  • Okanagan College/Okanagan University College: PSYC 270; SOCW 302; STAT 121, 124
  • Queen’s University: PSYC 202; SOCI 211
  • Renison University College (Waterloo): ISS 250R; SDS 250R; SWREN 250R
  • Ryerson University: PSYC 2RR3, 2R03, 411, QMS 102
  • Royal Roads University ENSC 303
  • St. Francis Xavier University: PSYC 292
  • St. Thomas: SOCI/NS 2-342
  • Saint Mary’s University: PSYC 2350, SOCI 3102
  • Selkirk College: MATH 105, 100, 130; STAT 105
  • Simon Fraser University: PSYC 210; STAT 101, 103, 201, 203, 301, 305; BUEC 232
  • Tarrant County College: MATH 1342
  • Thompson Rivers University – MATH 102, 110 & 120, 126; PSYC 210, PSYC 2101 (formerly PSYC 220); SOCI 371; STAT 200, STAT 1200, STAT 1201, STAT 1202 (formerly Stat 102), STAT 2039
  • Trent University: PSYC 3015
  • Trinity Western: PSYC 207
  • University of British Columbia | Okanagan campus – BIOL 202; HEAL 300; HMKN 205; NRSG 425; PSYO 271; PSYO 360; SOCI 390; SOWK 302; STAT 124, 230, 121
  • University of British Columbia | Vancouver campus – ANTH 218; BIOL 300; EPSE 482; FRST 231; MATH 130; POLI 380; PSYC 318 (prior to 2002), 218 (after 2002),366; SOCI 328;STAT 200 or 203
  • University of Alberta: AUPSY 213; SOCI 210; STAT 141, 151; STATQ 151; NURS 3010
  • University of Calgary: ANTH 307; PSYC 210,211,233,312A; SOCI 311, 315; STAT 213
  • University of Guelph: PSYC 2040; STAT 2040, SOAN 3120
  • University of Lethbridge: HLSC 3450; PSYC 2010, 3450; SOC STATS 2130, 2030
  • University of Manitoba: STATS 005.100, 1000
  • University of New Brunswick: STAT 2263
  • University of Northern BC: BIO 300; STAT 240
  • University of Quebec: SCI 1260
  • University of Regina: PSYC 305,405; STATS 151
  • University of Saskatchewan – PSYC 233, COMM 104.3, PLSC 314(Formerly CRSC 314):STAT 242.3, 244.3, 245.3
  • University of the Fraser Valley – MATH 103, 104, 106; PSYC 110; CYC425
  • University of Ottawa: HSS 2381; CRM 4304 B & C
  • University of Toronto: SOC 200Y; STAT 222; PSY201, PSY201H1, PSY202
  • University of Victoria: CYC 424; HSD 425; PSYC 300A & 300B; SOCI 271, 371A and 371B; STAT 252, 255, 260
  • University of Waterloo: PSYC 292, 391; SOCI 28; (Renison) SDS 250R;
  • University of Western Ontario: PSYC 2820E; SOCI 231,300A, 2205B; STAT SCI 1024,135, SW450b, SW 2207B, SJPS 3311G
  • University of Windsor: 02-250 (aka SOCSCI 250), 46-313, 0248-308-01
  • University of Winnipeg: PSYC 4100; 44:2101; 50:4116
  • Vancouver Island College (formerly Malaspina), MATH 211, 203
  • Vancouver Island University: MATH 161
  • Wilfred Laurier University: PSYC 296, 394; STAT 396, 397; SY 382A
  • York University: GEOG 2420; PSYC 2020; SOCI 3030 E&OE