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Statistics Workshops

Basic Statistics Tools
In this workshop, you'll learn basic concepts from descriptive statistics including mean, median, mode, standard deviation and normal distribution as well as common statistical symbols. You'll learn to perform basic statistical functions using both a scientific calculator and Microsoft Excel.

Saturday, Aug. 23, 2-4:30 p.m.

Basic Statistics with SPSS
If your major or intended profession is criminal justice, psychology or public administration, SPSS is a useful tool for analyzing data. Learn to define the factors you want to investigate, choose your scale of measurement and enter data. Using descriptive statistics, you'll find the mean, median, mode and standard deviation, and create frequency distributions and related graphs.

Monday, Oct. 6, 6-8 p.m.

Basic Statistics with Excel
For a career in business or public administration, you'll need to analyze data and understand basic statistics. Learn to use  descriptive statistics and Microsoft Excel's statistical functions to describe data, test hypotheses, make predictions, and graph your results. 

Tuesday, Oct. 7, 6-8 p.m.

Inferential Statistics with Excel
In this workshop, you'll learn to use Excel to test hypotheses and make predictions. You'll use Excel's Analysis Toolpak to perform t-tests as well as simple linear and multiple regression analysis.
required: basic knowledge of Excel; see Excel Basics

Monday, Oct. 13, 6-8 p.m.

Inferential Statistics with SPSS
Using an SPSS data file, you'll test hypotheses with t-tests and regression analysis to predict risks and trends.

Tuesday, Oct. 14, 6-8 p.m.

If you are registered for a quantitative course at UB this semester, you can also attend one of our course preparation reviews or register with our online appointment system to schedule an appointment with one of our tutors. If you have any questions, please contact us at or 410.837.5383.

Last Published 6/17/15