MATH-516

Introduction to Statistics

A graduate-level introduction to statistical thinking and its applications to a wide variety of areas. Topics include: statistical and visual methods for summarizing data, basic principles of probability, regression, and fundamentals of hypothesis testing and confidence intervals. Critical examinations of the results of a statistical analysis in SAS are emphasized.
No prerequisites.
Teaching history:
  • 2019 Summer
    -- G. Sokolov.
  • 2018 Fall
    -- G. Sokolov.
  • 2018 Summer
    -- G. Sokolov.
  • 2017 Spring
    -- A. Schwab-McCoy.
  • 2016 Fall
    -- A. Schwab-McCoy.