Volgenau School of Engineering
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STAT 525: Nonparametric Statistics and Categorical Data Analysis

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable


Introduction to nonparametric methods and categorical data analysis. Topics include tests for one-sample, two-related samples, and two independent samples; concepts of nonparametric ANOVA; tests for proportions; chi-squared tests, log-linear models, and contingency tables; goodness-of-fit tests; correlation and association analysis; nonparametric regression including logistic and Poisson regression; and bootstrapping, jackknifing , and cross-validation.

When Offered: Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Offered concurrently with STAT 465. Students may not receive credit for both STAT 465 and STAT 525.

Cannot be used to satisfy requirements for MS in Statistical Science.

Credits: 3

Prerequisites:

STAT 535, STAT 554, or equivalent.

1 Course Sections Scheduled for Spring 2018