Requirements: Must meet RCB upper division course requirements and 45 semester hours.
CSP: 1, 6.
The aim of this course is to provide the student with the background to run a statistical project from the data collection stage through analysis and interpretation of the results. The course is divided into three major parts. The first part of the course discusses data collection methods including the various common sampling designs and questionnaire development. In the second part, students are introduced to the high-level statistical package SAS to provide them with the power to perform data analysis. In the third part, the students will use the procedures from SAS to analyze and interpret the data.