All statistical software below can perform common statistical tests and save commands to and run commands from a syntax file.
||command line||Athena or free download|
||command line||Athena (This is the UNIX version, which can be difficult to use)|
||GUI, command line||Athena, GIS lab computers, purchase through IS&T|
||GUI||free for faculty and staff through IS&T|
||GUI||free for teaching and research through IS&T|
||GUI||installed on GIS & Data Lab computers in Rotch Library (7-238)|
Description: Do you need to analyze data, but are not sure which program to use? Have you been using one statistical software package for a while and are curious about others? We will learn the strengths and weaknesses of some statistical software programs, see a brief demo of each, and learn how to access them at MIT.