Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: STA                                     Course Number: 250                                    
Course Title: Principles and Methods of Statistics
Subject: Statistics
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


Introduction to statistics as applied to the social sciences. Emphasis on the basic assumptions underlying statistical concepts and the role of statistics in the analysis and interpretation of data. Problems in frequency distribution, measures of location and variation, probability and sampling, tests of hypotheses and significance, linear regression and correlation, time series and index numbers.

Prerequisite: ENG 101, MAT 108 or MAT 141 or 241, or 242
Start Date:    06/30/2014                         End Date: