McDevitt & Kline Continuing Education Workshops

Statistics training that makes sense

At Statistical Horizons, you can learn the latest statistical methods in an efficient, affordable and enjoyable manner. We offer short seminars on a wide variety of popular statistical methods—methods that are not offered in many graduate programs. Our instructors are all well-known experts in their fields. They are also outstanding teachers who are highly skilled at making statistics understandable.

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Fall 2015

Our fall 2015 seminar schedule has been posted. Registration information will be updated over the next several weeks.

Statistical Horizons in Sweden!

Statistical Horizons will be teaming up with Metrika again this year to bring two of Paul Allison’s most popular courses to Stockholm, Sweden on August 11-14: Longitudinal Data Analysis Using Stata and Structural Equation Modeling Using Stata. Spaces are limited so register early.

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Felix Elwert
Felix Elwert, Ph.D., is the Vilas Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. His research focuses on causal inference in the observational social and biomedical sciences. 


Richard Gonzalez
Richard Gonzalez, Ph.D., is Professor of Psychology at the University of Michigan, where he also holds joint appointments in the departments of marketing and statistics.

Shenyang Guo
Shenyang Guo, Ph.D., is the Frank J. Bruno Distinguished Professor of Social Work Research in the George Warren Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis. He is an expert on the application of advanced statistical models to the solution of social welfare problems.




Longitudinal Data Analysis
Using Stata
Paul Allison, Instructor
August 11-12, Stockholm, Sweden

Structural Equation Modeling Using Stata
Paul Allison, Instructor
August 13-14, Stockholm, Sweden

Statistics with R
Richard Gonzalez, Instructor
October 2-3, Philadelphia

Instrumental Variables
Felix Elwert, Instructor
October 2-3, Philadelphia

Propensity Score Analysis 
Shenyang Guo, Instructor
October 16-17, Los Angeles

Longitudinal Data Analysis
Using Structural Equation Modeling
Paul Allison, Instructor
October 16-17, Los Angeles


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Paul D. Allison, Ph.D., is Professor of Sociology at the University of Pennsylvania where he teaches research methods and statistics. He has been offering short courses in statistics for over 25 years.