Certificate in Applied Statistics for the Social Sciences

This certificate provides students with software skills and statistical methods to analyze data so that they can make appropriate, logical conclusions about data pertaining to social sciences.  A wide variety of agencies are interested in hiring analytical talent that can demonstrate competencies that deliver rich statistical content, inviting visualization, and sophisticated analysis in a data-enriched environment.

Note: Students are held to all prerequisite requirements; some students may require more than 6 courses to complete this certificate.


CTA 236 Introduction to SPSS

MAT 308 Inferential Statistics

PSY 340 Research Methods in Psychology

PSY 406 Tests and Measurements

MAT 313 Experimental Design

MAT 314 Regression Analysis for the Social Sciences

This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2018-2019 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2018 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.