Minitab is a statistics package that allows users to break down and analyze complex data sets.

Eligibility

MSVU participates in a multi-user license for Minitab which allows for unlimited usage for home use for authorized users. A student qualifies as an authorized user if he or she is enrolled in coursework that results in receipt of credits (excluding certificate programs and continuing education credits) towards a degree at the Mount.

Data Residency Notice: Please note that the cloud-based version of Minitab stores data in the United States and/or the European Union. To use Minitab without storing your data outside of Canada, please install Minitab locally on a Windows computer. If you don’t have access to a Windows computer, then you can use Minitab on a campus lab computer, and lab computers now can be accessed remotely.

Availability

On Campus Computer Labs:
Minitab is available in various computer labs on campus.
Secure access to a lab computer can be achieved remotely using the MSVU Remote Computer Access Portal from your device using your MSVU login credentials.

Faculty and Staff MSVU Computers:
Minitab desktop application can be installed on MSVU computers (Windows only), please contact the IT&S Helpdesk to request a ticket for installation identifying application to be installed and asset number of computer.

Faculty, Staff and Student Personal Computers:
Individual installation is available for activation on personal computers.

System Requirements

The license includes a desktop application (Windows only) and the cloud application.

The only Macintosh solution will be Minitab in the cloud.

Installation Instructions

If you meet the eligibility requirements, click the following link (requires MSVU  login credentials):

https://app.minitab.com

please note Minitab recommends using Google Chrome, Safari or Microsoft Edge

Cost

MSVU licenses this subscription.  There is no direct cost for eligible users.

Support

  • For tips on getting started or if you need assistance regarding installation of Minitab, visit https://www.minitab.com/support/
  • Students using the software as part of a course may ask their instructor for assistance.