• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Regression modeling investigates relationships between dependent and independent variables and is heavily relied upon for predictive analytics and data mining applications. Explore both the linear and logistic regression models.

Learning Objectives

Linear Regression

  • start the course
  • recognize characteristics of linear regression
  • calculate sum of squared errors
  • determine the OLS parameters
  • make regression inferences

Logistic Regression

  • list key features of logistic regression
  • recognize the logit transformation and likelihood functions
  • interpret logistic regression results
  • calculate the odds ratio
  • recognize key considerations for logistic regression

Practice: Linear Regression Inference

  • determine and interpret the statistical significance of individual variables and of the overall model

Framework Connections

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