Stat 460 syllabus

Multivariate Statistical Analysis

Bulletin Description: Multivariate normal distribution, sampling distribution,

hypothesis testing, principal components and introduction to factor analysis,

canonical correlation analysis, discriminant and classification analysis, MANOVA.


Prerequisite Any 300 level ST course. Computer Lab fee.


Text  Multivariate Analysis –Techniques for Educational and Psychological Research, 2nd Edition, M.M. Tatsuoka, MacMillan.


Coverage Material to be selected by the instructor


Learning Objectives The purpose of this course is to provide students with a

sound foundation in introductory applied multivariate analysis and to prepare the

students for utilization of these procedures in research work and graduate study

in their chosen field.



Last Updated February 18, 2014