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Ground yourself in the basics of statistics and earn college-level credit in the process. Feel confident knowing Sophia’s smart, intuitive platform and learning coaches are here to support you every step of the way.
ACE Credit®-recommended for 3.0 semester credits
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Sophia's Introduction to Statistics course helps you gain mastery of the basic principles of statistics. In this course, you will learn a variety of topics, including statistical principles, research methodologies, data analysis, and hypothesis testing. You will also have the opportunity to demonstrate the application of these topics in statistics to everyday situations.
Assessments and grading
This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 20 Challenges (formative assessments) and 6 Milestones (summative assessments) with an overall score of 70% or better.
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