Applied Statistics for the Social Sciences Certificate Student
College of Arts and Sciences

Undergraduate Certificate in Applied Statistics for the Social Sciences

Analyze and Explain Information Across Industries

In this Wilmington University certificate program, you will learn how to use scientific methods for collecting, organizing, and interpreting quantitative data in real-world applications. A wide variety of industries are interested in hiring analytical talent who can demonstrate competencies in delivering rich statistical content, visualization, and a sophisticated analysis of this data. Discover how the ability to use statistical techniques might answer some of the research questions in human development, public health, sociology, psychology, education, and social work.

Advance your career in a world reliant on data

Students will become critical researchers by increasing their knowledge of research techniques and methodology, statistical software, and regression analysis tools for analyzing data sets. This 18-credit certificate provides students with the skills and methods for analyzing data to make logical conclusions in research-related occupations. In a world where organizations are now driven by information, this certificate offers students well-rounded marketability for a management career in a field with high job-growth rate.

Valuable hands-on projects to increase students’ abilities

Students will study how the construction and evaluation of data for psychological, educational, and industrial applications works and design a course project to collect and analyze data. They will demonstrate how to communicate research findings and support their conclusions. This allows students to exercise their understanding of experimental design in a practical manner and provides them with resume-building experience.

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Careers Related to the Applied Statistics for the Social Sciences Certificate

  • Healthcare Professionals for patient and quality safety
  • Quality Control Managers
  • Financial Planners
  • Market Researchers

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