Categorical Data Analysis in JMP
Course Date: 3/23/2022
Who This Course Is For
Categorical data arises in many fields through a variety of studies. In many cases it can be analyzed with simple methods and basic point-and-click software. We will discuss some common methods of analyzing and plotting categorical data with the statistical software platform JMP
Duration: 2 hours
Course Dates: 3/23/2022
Venue: Virtual & Torg 3310
Required Software: JMP software
Cost: Free to VT Participating Colleges and Administrative Units
Pre-requisites: No previous coding experience is required. Knowledge of basic descriptive statistics is assumed.
Prework includes downloading course materials and JMP software.
The following topics will be covered:
- Simple JMP commands needed for categorical analysis
- Basic categorical data plots Checking assumptions with plots and tests
- One- and two-variable chi-square tests Fisher’s exact test
This is a hands-on, interactive course where you will submit pre-written code followed by exercises where you write your own code based on examples. You will leave with code that you can apply to your datasets.