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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2021 STAT 261 Introduction to Data Analysis and Statistical Modeling 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri STAT-261


This course introduces the method of data analysis and statistical modeling based on the introductory statistical knowledge. This course also provides an introduction to the Statistical Analysis System (SAS) software, and students will become proficient in the use of SAS for managing and analyzing complex data sets.
Topics discussed include the various types of data, visual display of data through graphics, linear and nonlinear regression models, analysis of ANOVA and ANCOVA . It specifically introduces survival time analysis and time series analysis, which includes appropriate censoring mechanisms and independent assumptions.


Introduction to Statistics