Statistical Consulting Center

Statistical Consulting Course

All students in the Master of Science degree program in Applied Statistics are required to take STT 7910/7920, the Statistical Consulting Course.

This course combines elements of an independent reading course and a practicum to provide students with valuable experience in the art and science of statistical consulting.

Activities in STT 7910/7920, all performed under the supervision of experienced consultants, include:

  • attending SCC staff meetings
  • attending consulting sessions with clients
  • conducting statistical analyses
  • writing reports for clients
  • explaining results to clients
  • participating in general problem-solving activities
  • reading assignments