Prerequisite: STAT 535, STAT 554, or equivalent.
Course Description: Introduces statistical modeling with a focus on regression. Tpics include: Correlation, simple and multiple regression models, model fitting, variable selection, diagnostic tools, model validation, inference for regression parameters, and matrix forms for mutltiiple regression. Data analysis is emphasizd. Computer statistical packages are used to perform computations.
Notes: Offered concurrently with STAT 456. Students may not receive credit for both STAT 456 and STAT 526. Cannot be used to satisfy requirements for MS in Statistical Science.
When Offered: Fall