PSYCH 2280: Statistics for Social and Behavioral Sciences

Focus on mathematical reasoning and problem solving through the application of statistical methods in the analysis of quantitative data in the social and behavioral sciences. Students will explore frequently used statistical methods and learn the use of computer applications in the analysis of quantitative data. Credit cannot be given for both for Psychology 2280 and Sociology 2205.














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Credit Hours

3 credit hours (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)


Demonstrated geometry competency (level 2), and Mathematics 0465 or Mathematics 0482 (or college equivalent) with a grade of C or better or qualifying score on the mathematics placement test or qualifying A.C.T. math score and at least one course in the social/behavioral sciences or consent of instructor.

Technical Requirements

Students must have regular access to the Internet and a computer. Courses are administered through Blackboard, so students will also need a compatible OS and browser. A list of recommended software can be found here.