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PUBP 6114. Applied Policy Methods and Data Analysis. 3 Credit Hours.

This course will focus on how to design, carry out, present, and interpret quantitative analyses, of policy problems. Topics include probability, inferential statistics, regression analysis, general linear models, nonparametric analyses and graphical analysis, as time permits. Classes will focus on (1) the course project, (2) discussions of assigned readings and problems, and (3) data analysis using spreadsheets and a standard statistical package. Note: Students without preparation in basic statistical concepts and computer methods will be required to take appropriate courses at the 4000 level prior to admission.