2021-2022 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog
STA 631 - Statistical Modeling and Regression
Traditional and modern computationally-intensive statistical modeling techniques. Basics of probability theory, including conditional probability, Bayes' Theorem, and univariate probability models. Regression modeling and prediction including simple linear, multiple, logistic, Poisson, and nonlinear and nonparametric regression. Methods for model selection and shrinkage. Emphasis is on application and interpretation using statistical software. Offered fall semester. Prerequisite: Admission into the data science professional science master's program.