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Statistics, BA/BS

Student Outcomes

Assessment of Student Outcomes

Outcome BS-A Explore Situations

Statistics graduates will be able to explore and analyze statistical situations. Graduates have the ability to explore data using descriptive statistics.
Objective 1 Students will demonstrate the ability to explore data using descriptive statistics.

Outcome BS-B Analyze Situations

Statistics graduates will be able to explore and analyze statistical situations. Graduates have the ability to demonstrate formulation of hypotheses and identification of the appropriate statistical methodology employed in varied statistical contexts.
Objective 1 Students will demonstrate the ability to formulate hypotheses and identify the appropriate statistical methodology employed in varied statistical contexts.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
Data were collected for winter 2017 and fall 2017.

Measure 2

2018 Status
Not Yet Achieved
Data were collected in winter 2017 and 2018.

Measure 3

2018 Status
Not Yet Achieved
Data were collected winter 2018.

Measure 4

2018 Status
Achieved
Data were collected in winter 2018.

Outcome BS-C Communication

Statistics graduates will be able to effectively communicate statistical concepts in writing. Graduates have the ability to demonstrate communication of the methodology employed and the findings obtained during the entire research process in a written format.
Objective 1 Students will demonstrate the ability to communicate in writing the methodology employed and the findings obtained during the entire research process.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
Data were collected in winter 2018.

Measure 2

2018 Status
Not Yet Achieved
Data were collected in winter 2018.

Outcome BS-D Theoretical Proofs

Graduates have the ability to construct a mathematical or theoretical proof or argument. Objective. Students will be able to construct a mathematical or theoretical proof or argument.
Objective 1 Students will be able to construct a mathematical or theoretical proof or argument.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
Data were collected in fall 2017.

Measure 2

2018 Status
Not Yet Achieved
Data were collected in winter 2017 and 2018.

Measure 3

2018 Status
Not Yet Achieved
Data were collected in winter 2017 and 2018.

Outcome BS-E Ethical Practice of Statistics

Statistics graduates will demonstrate knowledge of and adhere to accepted professional standards regarding the ethical practice of statistics. Graduates are articulate on how the accepted standards regarding the ethical practice of statistics guides their professional practice in the future.
Objective 1 Students will articulate how the accepted standards regarding the ethical practice of statistics will guide their professional practice in the future.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
Data were collected fall 2016 and fall 2017.

Outcome BS-F Ethics-guarding against a predisposition or bias by investigators

Statistics graduates will demonstrate knowledge of and adhere to accepted professional standards regarding the ethical practice of statistics. Graduates demonstrate an understanding of the need to guard against a predisposition or bias by investigators that might influence the outcome of an experiment due to the sampling method or the analytic approach employed.
Objective 1 Students will demonstrate an understanding of the need to guard against a predisposition or bias by investigators that might influence the outcome of an experiment due to the sampling method or the analytic approach employed.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Not Yet Achieved
Data were collected in winter 2018.

Measure 2

2018 Status
Achieved
Data were collected in winter 2017 and winter 2018.

Measure 3

2018 Status
Achieved
Data were collected in fall 2017.