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Technical Specifications for all STAT courses
Statistical Software - Information

Required Course Materials  (Exam Rules - bottom of page)

The textbook and required software information below is currently approved for all semesters.  Any changes will be noted within the table ahead of the semester the change will take place whenever possible.

CourseTextbook RequiredSoftware RequiredExams
STAT 100
Utts, J.M. (2014) Seeing Through Statistics, 4rd Edition, Duxbury Press. ISBN-978-1285050881Microsoft Word2 mid-terms and a final exam, all proctored.
STAT 200

Robin H. Lock, Patti Frazer Lock, Kari Lock Morgan, Eric F. Lock, Dennis F. Lock (2017). Statistics: Unlocking the Power of Data, 2nd Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. ISBN-101-119-38380-3, (e-text version with WileyPlus access code and Minitab Express).

Minitab Express

WileyPlus (access code required)

2 mid-terms and a final, all proctored.
STAT 401Akritas, M., (2015). Probability & Statistics with R for Engineers and Scientists, 1st edition, Pearson, ISBN-13: 978-0321852991.R, Immediate access to a printer and scanner2 mid-terms and a final, all proctored.
STAT 414
Hogg, R.V., and Tanis, E.A. (2015). Probability and Statistical Inference, 9th Edition, Prentice Hall. ISBN-978-0321923271
Immediate access to a printer and scanner
4 midterm exams and Final (1 midterm and final proctored)
STAT 415

Hogg, R.V., and Tanis, E.A. (2015). Probability and Statistical Inference, 9th Edition, Prentice Hall. ISBN-978-0321923271

Immediate access to a printer and scanner2 Midterms and Final, all proctored.
STAT 461A.Dean and D. Voss. (1999), Design and Analysis of Experiments. ISBN-13: 978-1475772920 (available for free download from the PSU Library website) SAS2 Midterms and Final, all proctored.
STAT 462Pardoe, I. (2012). Applied Regression Modeling, 2nd Edition, Wiley. ISBN: 978-1-118-09728-1 (or E-Text: 978-1-119-09428-9 or E-Book: 978-1-118-34504-7). R or Minitab
2 Midterms and Final, all proctored.
STAT 464

Higgins, Jame V. (2003). Introduction to Modern Nonparametric Statistics. 1st Edition, Duxbury Press. ISBN-10: 0534387756

Access to a scanner and either Minitab or R
Midterm and Final, all proctored.
STAT 480
No required textbook
SAS (local installation) , and Microsoft WordMidterm and Final, all proctored.
STAT 481
No required textbookSAS (local installation)  , and Microsoft WordMidterm and Final, all proctored.
STAT 482

Cody, Ronald P. and Jeffrey K. Smith (2006), Applied Statistics and the SAS Programming Language, Fifth Edition, Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall. ISBN 0-13-146532-5

SAS (local installation), and Microsoft WordMidterm and Final.
STAT 483
Same as STAT 480, STAT 481 and STAT 482 together above
 SAS (local installation) , and Microsoft Word4 Midterms and Final, (all midterms proctored).
STAT 484
No required textbookR, R Studio
No exams
STAT 485
No required textbookR, R StudioNo exams
STAT 500
Ott, R. L. and Longnecker, M. (2016).  An Introduction to Statistical Methods and Data Analysis, 7th Edition, Cengage Learning.

ISBN 13: 978-1-305-26947-7,  ISBN 10: 1-305-26947-0

Minitab2 Midterms and Final, all proctored.

STAT 501

Kutner, M. H., Nachtsheim, C. J, and Neter, J. (2004).  Applied Linear Regression Models, 4th Edition, McGraw-Hill/Irwin. ISBN-0073014664

(The larger Applied Linear Statistical Models by Kutner, Nachtsheim, and Neter (5th edition) OR the smaller Applied Linear Regression Models by the same authors, Kutner, Nachtsheim, and Neter (4th edition).) (see course description)

Minitab2 Midterms and Final, all proctored.
STAT 502

Kutner, M. H., Nachtsheim, C. J, and Neter, J. (2004).  Applied Linear Statistical Models , 5th Edition, Custom Printing - second half of this text which is titled 'STAT 502', McGraw-Hill/Irwin. ISBN-97811216693-76 

(see course description)

SAS and Minitab
(can be accessed through WebApps)

2 Midterms and Final, all proctored.
STAT 503

Montgomery, D. C.  (2012). Design and Analysis of Experiments, 8th Edition, John Wiley & Sons. ISBN-978-1118146927

Minitab2 exams and 1 final proctored
STAT 504
Agresti, A. (2013). An Introduction to Categorical Data Analysis, 3rd Edition, Wiley. ISBN-13: 978-0470463635SAS and R
Midterm and Final, all proctored.
STAT 505
Johnson, R.A., and Wichern, D.W. (2007). Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis. 6th Edition, Prentice Hall. ISBN-978-0131877153SAS
2 Midterms and Final, (final proctored).
STAT 506

Thompson, S.K. (2012).  Sampling, 3rd Edition, John Wiley and Sons. ISBN-0470402318

Minitab or SAS or R (to generate random numbers)
Midterm and Final, (final proctored).
STAT 507
No required textbook
SAS, R, Minitab (to calculate basic epidemiologic measures)No exams
STAT 509

Piantadosi, S. (2005). Clinical Trials: A Methodologic Perspective, 2nd Edition, John Wiley & Sons. ISBN-0471727814

Starting Spring 2017:

Friedman, Lawrence M. (2010). Fundamentals of Clinical Trials. 5th Edition, Springer. ISBN: 9783319185385

SAS and Microsoft Word1 final exam, proctored.
STAT 510
Shumway R.H., Stoffer, D.S. (2012). Time Series Analysis and Its Applications With R Examples, 3rd Edition, Springer. ISBN-9781441978646R1 midterm and 1 final exam
STAT 555No required textbookRNo exams
STAT 557
Hastie, T., Tibshirani, R. and Friedman, J. (2009). The Elements of Statistical Learning, 2nd Edition, Springer. ISBN-0387848576RNo exams
STAT 580
Cabrera, J. and McDougal, A. (2002). Statistical Consulting. Springer. ISBN-0387988637SAS or Minitab or R or SPSS No exams
STAT 581
No required textbookSAS or Minitab or R or SPSS
No exams
STAT 800

Agresti and Franklin. (2013). Statistics: The Art and Science of Learning From Data, 3rd Edition, Prentice Hall. ISBN-9780321755940

Minitab 17.  Mac users may use SPSS.
1 final exam, proctored.
STAT 897D
An Introduction to Statistical Learning: with Applications in R, By James, G., Witten, D., Hastie, T., Tibshirani, R. Springer 2013. ISBN 978-1-4614-7137-0RNo exams

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FALL 2017 - Exam Info & Rules for Proctored Exams for Instructors

Instructors - Make sure that you have

  • added information about Examity tech requirements and exam rules to your syllabus.
  • clicked on the Examity Dashboard to review the information for your course by clicking on Exams.
  • added a note to their record in Examity for students with Special Accommodations.

Explanation of the Proctoring Process through Examity

CourseExam Window
Time
All CoursesExamity Practice Test (available before first proctored exam)10 minutes
 

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This is a simple practice test so that students can familiarize themselves with the Examity process before taking their midterms. Thank you for your assistance.

Let the student know that the exam rules for future exams in this course will be different than those in this practice. They should contact your instructor if they are not published in your syllabus.

Sample Rule: Students may have access to plain scratch paper and pen/pencil during the exam.

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and warn them that they will not be able to take any future exams.

STAT 100

Exam 1 (available from 9/25 through 10/1
Exam 2 (available from 10/30 through 11/5)
Final Exam (available from 12/7 through 12/12)

Exam 1 and 2 - 60 minutes

Final Exam - 105 minutes

 

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Exam 1 - Students will have access to a table/formula sheet provided by the instructor on Canvas prior to the time of the exam. It consists of two sides: Table 8.1 on one side, "formulas" on a second side. It may be printed ahead of time by the student as one 2-sided sheet or as two 1-sided sheets.

Students may have added any additional of their own written, typed, or printed notes that they would like to the two PRINTED sides mentioned above: Table 8.1 (one side), formula sheet (one side). They may only add notes to these TWO sides TOTAL. Students may NOT add notes to the blank sides if they printed Table 8.1 and the formula sheet "1-sided" (2 sheets of paper).

Exam 2 - Students will have access to a table/formula sheet provided by the instructor on Canvas prior to the time of the exam. It consists of three sides: Table 8.1 on one side, "formulas" on two additional sides. It may be printed ahead of time by the student as 2-sided (2 sheets) or as 1-sided (3 sheets).

Students may have added any additional of their own written, typed, or printed notes that they would like to the three PRINTED sides mentioned above: Table 8.1 (one side), formula sheet (two additional sides). They may only add notes to these THREE sides TOTAL. Students may NOT add notes to any additional blank sides.

Final - Students will have access to a table/formula sheet provided by the instructor on Canvas prior to the time of the exam. It consists of four sides: Table 8.1 on one side, "formulas" on three additional sides. It may be printed ahead of time by the student as 2-sided (2 sheets) or as 1-sided (4 sheets).

Students may have added any additional of their own written, typed, or printed notes that they would like to the four PRINTED sides mentioned above: Table 8.1 (one side), formula sheet (three additional sides). They may only add notes to these FOUR sides TOTAL. Students may NOT add notes to any additional blank sides.

All Exams

Students may NOT access any online content or computer files during the exam.

Students may have access to plain scratch paper, pen/pencil and non-wireless calculator during the exam.

Students may NOT USE their textbook during the exam.

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and re-schedule the exam.

STAT 200Exam 1 - (available from 10/3 through 10/9
Exam 2 - (available from 11/7 through 11/13) 
Final Exam (available from available from 12/7 through 12/12)

Exam 1, Exam 2 and Final Exam - 120 minutes

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Drink on desk
Bathroom break 

Students can have one page of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or hand written).

Students may also have access to plain scratch paper, pen/pencil and calculator during the exam.

Students may NOT access any online content or computer files during the exam. 

Students may NOT USE their textbook during the exam.

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and reschedule.

STAT 414

Exam 3 (available from 10/16 through 10/22)
Final Exam (available from 12/9 through 12/11)

Exam 3 - 90 minutes

Final Exam - 180 minutes

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk

Students are responsible for keeping track of the time remaining before the exam ends, (Examity proctors are not responsible for this).

Calculators without Internet capabilities are allowed.

Students are allowed to reference their text book during the exam. The title of the text book is: Probability and Statistical Inference by Hogg and Tanis.

Students are allowed to access the online notes (https://onlinecourses.science.psu.edu/stat414/) and an online PDF merging site such as mergepdf.com.

Students will download the exam from Canvas and print it.

Once printed they will write their answers on the printed exam.

Students are allowed reasonable time to leave the room to print or scan their exam.

The use of software is not allowed on the exam.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: Upon completion of the exam, students must scan their exam and upload it to the drop box in Canvas.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: If they do leave the room to scan the exam, they must show the pages they intend to scan to their proctor before leaving.

Students can have two pages of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or hand written). They may also have up to 6 sheets of blank scrap paper.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: Once the scanned exam is successfully uploaded to Canvas, please ask the student to delete the scanned file from their computer and rip up the hard copy of the exam document as well as any scrap paper used.

STAT 415Exam 1 (available from 9/19 through 9/28
Exam 2 (available from 10/24 through 10/29)
Final Exam (available from 12/5 through 12/11)

Exam 1 and 2 - 90 minutes

 Final Exam - 180 minutes

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk

Calculators without Internet capabilities are allowed.

Students are allowed to reference their text book during the exam. The title of the text book is: Probability and Statistical Inference by Hogg and Tanis.

Students can have one page of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or hand written).

Students are allowed to access the online notes (https://onlinecourses.science.psu.edu/stat414/) and an online PDF merging site such as mergepdf.com.

Students will download the exam from Canvas and print it.

Once printed they will write their answers on the printed exam.

Students are allowed reasonable time to leave the room to print or scan their exam

The use of software is not allowed on the exam.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: Upon completion of the exam, students must scan their exam and upload it to the drop box in Canvas.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: If students do not have a scanner, they may take a picture of their work, instead.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: If they do leave the room to scan the exam, they must show the pages they intend to scan to their proctor before leaving.

STAT 480Exam 1 (available from 9/2 through 9/10
Exam 2 (available from 9/16 through 9/24)
Exam 1 and 2 - 40 minutes
STAT 481Exam 1 (available from 10/7 through 10/15
Exam 2 (available from 10/21 through 10/29)
Exam 1 and 2 - 40 minutes
STAT 483Exam 1 (available from 9/4 through 9/12
Exam 2 (available from 9/18 through 9/26)
Exam 3 (available from 10/9 through 10/17)
Exam 4 (available from 10/23 through 10/31)
Exam 1, 2, 3 and 4 - 40 minutes
 

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Students are able to access the SAS links embedded in the exam or in the online notes, however, they may not open and use the full SAS software program during the exam.

The student may access the online course notes. Anything with the root url: http://onlinecourses.science.psu.edu/...

STAT 500

Varies per section, check your syllabus for dates:

Exam 1 (check syllabus) 
Exam 2 (check syllabus)
Final Exam (available from 12/7 through 12/12)

Exam 1, Exam 2 - 120 minutes

Final Exam - 180 minutes

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and reschedule.

Students may NOT use a calculator on a device with internet capabilities (e.g. cell phone).

Students may use handwritten notes written on two 8.5 x 11 pieces of paper - double sided.

Students may NOT access any online content or the textbook during the exam.

Students may use of statistical software Minitab. This may be local or found online at webapps.psu.edu.

The z and t tables are provided in the test module and that students have permission to use them when taking the exam.

STAT 501Exam 1 (available from 10/3 through 10/8
Exam 2 (available from 11/7 through 11/12)
Final Exam (available from 12/7 through 12/12)
Exam 1, Exam 2 and Final Exam - 180 minutes (Level 2)
 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk
Online Calculator

This is an open book/open notes exam which implies access to the internet and any online content.

Students may not contact other individuals by phone or other digital methods.

Students may not share any of the exam materials or questions with other students.

Students will need to use statistical software to complete the midterm exams. Students may use statistical software during the final exam, but it is not necessary.

STAT 502Exam 1 (available from 9/21 through 9/26
Exam 2 (available from 10/19 through 10/25)
Final Exam (available from 12/7 through 12/12)

Exam 1, Exam 2 - 50 minutes

Final Exam - 110 minutes

 Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Drink on desk

 

Students can have one page of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or hand-written).

Student may also have access to plain scratch paper, pen/pencil and a calculator during the exam.

Students may NOT access any online content, computer files or statistical software during the exam.

If a students does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and reschedule.

Students may NOT USE their textbook during the exam.

STAT 503Final Exam (available from 12/7 through 12/12)

Final Exam - 180 minutes (level 2)

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper 
Drink on desk

Students can have one page of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or hand-written). 

Student may also have access to plain scratch paper, pen/pencil and a calculator during the exam.

Students may NOT access any online content, computer files or statistical software during the exam.

If a students does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and reschedule.

Students may NOT USE their textbook during the exam.

STAT 505Final Exam (available from 12/5 through 12/11)

Final Exam - 120 minutes

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Drink on desk

A graphing calculator is OK for students to use.

Students can have one page of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or handwritten.

Students may not access any online content or computer files during the exam.

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or a student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and reschedule.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: Upon successful completion of the exam, the proctor will oversee the student moving the student's exam file to the computer's trash, deleting the exam file.

Students may not use their textbook during the exam.

STAT 506Final Exam (available from 12/7 through 12/11)Final Exam - 180 minutes (Level 2)

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk
Online calculator 

This is an open book/open notes exam which implies access to the internet and any online content.

Students many not contact other individuals by phone or other digital methods.

Students may not share any of the exam materials or questions with other students.

Students will need to use statistical software to complete this exam.

STAT 800Final Exam (available from 12/5 through 12/8)Final Exam - 110 minutes (Level 2)
 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk
Online Calculator

This is an open book/open notes exam which implies access to the internet and any online content.

Students many not contact other individuals by phone or other digital methods.

Students may not share any of the exam materials or questions with other students.

Students will need to use statistical software to complete this exam.

SPRING 2018 - Exam Info & Rules for Proctored Exams or Instructors

Instructors - Make sure that you have

  • added information about Examity tech requirements and exam rules to your syllabus. 

Explanation of the Proctoring Process through Examity

CourseExam Window
Time
All CoursesExamity Practice Test (available before first proctored exam)10 minutes
 

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This is a simple practice test so that students can familiarize themselves with the Examity process before taking their midterms. Thank you for your assistance.

Let the student know that the exam rules for future exams in this course will be different than those in this practice. They should contact your instructor if they are not published in your syllabus.

Sample Rule: Students may have access to plain scratch paper and pen/pencil during the exam.

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and warn them that they will not be able to take any future exams.

STAT 100

Exam 1 (available from 2/14 through 2/19) 
Exam 2 (available from 3/28 through 4/2)
Final Exam (available from 4/27 through 5/1)

Exam 1 and 2 - 60 minutes  (Level 3)

Final Exam - 105 minutes  (Level 3) 

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Drink on desk

Exam 1 - Students will have access to a table/formula sheet provided by the instructor on Canvas prior to the time of the exam. It consists of two sides: Table 8.1 on one side, "formulas" on a second side. It may be printed ahead of time by the student as one 2-sided sheet or as two 1-sided sheets.

Students may have added any additional of their own written, typed, or printed notes that they would like to the two PRINTED sides mentioned above: Table 8.1 (one side), formula sheet (one side). They may only add notes to these TWO sides TOTAL. Students may NOT add notes to the blank sides if they printed Table 8.1 and the formula sheet "1-sided" (2 sheets of paper).

Exam 2 - Students will have access to a table/formula sheet provided by the instructor on Canvas prior to the time of the exam. It consists of three sides: Table 8.1 on one side, "formulas" on two additional sides. It may be printed ahead of time by the student as 2-sided (2 sheets) or as 1-sided (3 sheets).

Students may have added any additional of their own written, typed, or printed notes that they would like to the three PRINTED sides mentioned above: Table 8.1 (one side), formula sheet (two additional sides). They may only add notes to these THREE sides TOTAL. Students may NOT add notes to any additional blank sides.

Final - Students will have access to a table/formula sheet provided by the instructor on Canvas prior to the time of the exam. It consists of four sides: Table 8.1 on one side, "formulas" on three additional sides. It may be printed ahead of time by the student as 2-sided (2 sheets) or as 1-sided (4 sheets).

Students may have added any additional of their own written, typed, or printed notes that they would like to the four PRINTED sides mentioned above: Table 8.1 (one side), formula sheet (three additional sides). They may only add notes to these FOUR sides TOTAL. Students may NOT add notes to any additional blank sides.

All Exams

Students may NOT access any online content or computer files during the exam.

Students may have access to plain scratch paper, pen/pencil and non-wireless calculator during the exam.

Students may NOT USE their textbook during the exam.

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and re-schedule the exam.

STAT 200Exam 1 - (available from 2/21 through 2/27) 
Exam 2 - (available from 4/4 through 4/10) 
Final Exam (available from available from 4/26 through 5/1)

Exam 1, Exam 2 and Final Exam - 120 minutes  (Level 3)

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Drink on desk
Bathroom break 

Students can have one page of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or hand written).

Students may also have access to plain scratch paper, pen/pencil and calculator during the exam.

Students may NOT access any online content or computer files during the exam. 

Students may NOT USE their textbook during the exam.

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and reschedule.

STAT 414

Exam 3 (available from 3/12 through 3/18)
Final Exam (available from 4/28 through 4/30)

Exam 3 - 90 minutes (Level 2)

Final Exam - 180 minutes (Level 2)

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk

Students are responsible for keeping track of the time remaining before the exam ends, (Examity proctors are not responsible for this).

Calculators without Internet capabilities are allowed.

Students are allowed to reference their text book during the exam. The title of the text book is: Probability and Statistical Inference by Hogg and Tanis.

Students are allowed to access the online notes (https://onlinecourses.science.psu.edu/stat414/) and an online PDF merging site such as mergepdf.com.

Students will download the exam from Canvas and print it.

Once printed they will write their answers on the printed exam.

Students are allowed reasonable time to leave the room to print or scan their exam.

The use of software is not allowed on the exam.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: Upon completion of the exam, students must scan their exam and upload it to the drop box in Canvas.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: If they do leave the room to scan the exam, they must show the pages they intend to scan to their proctor before leaving.

Students can have two pages of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or hand written). They may also have up to 6 sheets of blank scrap paper.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: Once the scanned exam is successfully uploaded to Canvas, please ask the student to delete the scanned file from their computer and rip up the hard copy of the exam document as well as any scrap paper used.

STAT 415Exam 1 (available from 2/6 through 2/11) 
Exam 2 (available from 3/20 through 3/25)
Final Exam (available from 4/26 through 5/1)

Exam 1 and 2 - 90 minutes (Level 2)
Final Exam - 180 minutes (Level 2)

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk

Calculators without Internet capabilities are allowed.

Students are allowed to reference their text book during the exam. The title of the text book is: Probability and Statistical Inference by Hogg and Tanis.

Students can have one page of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or hand written).

Students are allowed to access the online notes (https://onlinecourses.science.psu.edu/stat414/) and an online PDF merging site such as mergepdf.com.

Students will download the exam from Canvas and print it.

Once printed they will write their answers on the printed exam.

Students are allowed reasonable time to leave the room to print or scan their exam

The use of software is not allowed on the exam.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: Upon completion of the exam, students must scan their exam and upload it to the drop box in Canvas.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: If students do not have a scanner, they may take a picture of their work, instead.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: If they do leave the room to scan the exam, they must show the pages they intend to scan to their proctor before leaving.

STAT 480Exam 1 (available from 9/2 through 9/10) 
Exam 2 (available from 9/16 through 9/24)
Exam 1 and 2 - 40 minutes (Level 2)
STAT 481Exam 1 (available from 10/7 through 10/15) 
Exam 2 (available from 10/21 through 10/29)
Exam 1 and 2 - 40 minutes  (Level 2)
STAT 483Exam 1 (available from 9/4 through 9/12) 
Exam 2 (available from 9/18 through 9/26)
Exam 3 (available from 10/9 through 10/17)
Exam 4 (available from 10/23 through 10/31)
Exam 1, 2, 3 and 4 - 40 minutes  (Level 2)
 

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Students are able to access the SAS links embedded in the exam or in the online notes, however, they may not open and use the full SAS software program during the exam.

The student may access the online course notes. Anything with the root url: http://onlinecourses.science.psu.edu/...

STAT 500

Varies per section, check your syllabus for dates:

Exam 1 (available from 2/22 through 2/25) 
Exam 2 (available from 3/29 through 4/1)
Final Exam (available from 4/26 through 5/1)

Exam 1, Exam 2 - 120 minutes  (Level 3)

Final Exam - 180 minutes  (Level 3)

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and reschedule.

Students may NOT use a calculator on a device with internet capabilities (e.g. cell phone).

Students may use handwritten notes written on two 8.5 x 11 pieces of paper - double sided.

Students may NOT access any online content or the textbook during the exam.

Students may use of statistical software Minitab. This may be local or found online at webapps.psu.edu.

The z and t tables are provided in the test module and that students have permission to use them when taking the exam.

STAT 501Exam 1 (available from 2/20 through 2/25) 
Exam 2 (available from 4/3 through 4/8)
Final Exam (available from 4/26 through 5/1)
Exam 1, Exam 2 and Final Exam - 180 minutes (Level 2)
 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk
Online Calculator

This is an open book/open notes exam which implies access to the internet and any online content.

Students may not contact other individuals by phone or other digital methods.

Students may not share any of the exam materials or questions with other students.

Students will need to use statistical software to complete the midterm exams. Students may use statistical software during the final exam, but it is not necessary.

STAT 502Exam 1 (available from 2/8 through 2/13) 
Exam 2 (available from 3/15 through 3/20)
Final Exam (available from 4/26 through 5/1)

Exam 1, Exam 2, Final Exam - 120 minutes (Level 2)

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk
Online calculator 

This is an open book/open notes exam which implies access to the internet and any online content.

Students may not contact other individuals by phone or other digital methods.

Students may not share any of the exam materials or questions with other student.

Students will need to use statistical software to complete the midterm exams. Students may use statistical software during the final exam, but it is not necessary.

STAT 503Final Exam (available from 4/26 through 5/1)

Final Exam - 180 minutes (Level 2)

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper 
Drink on desk

Students can have one page of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or hand-written). 

Student may also have access to plain scratch paper, pen/pencil and a calculator during the exam.

Students may NOT access any online content, computer files or statistical software during the exam.

If a students does not have a government issued photo ID or student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and reschedule.

Students may NOT USE their textbook during the exam.

STAT 504Final Exam (available from 4/26 through 5/1)Final Exam - 120 minutes (Level 2)
 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk
Online calculator 

This is an open book/open notes exam which implies access to the internet and any online content.

Students many not contact other individuals by phone or other digital methods.

Students may not share any of the exam materials or questions with other students.

Students will need to use statistical software to complete this exam.

STAT 505Final Exam (available from 4/26 through 5/1)

Final Exam - 120 minutes (Level 2)

 

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Drink on desk

A graphing calculator is OK for students to use.

Students can have one page of notes (8 1/2" x 11", double-sided, typed or handwritten.

Students may not access any online content or computer files during the exam.

If a student does not have a government issued photo ID or a student photo ID in their Examity profile, ask them to update the image and reschedule.

POST EXAM INSTRUCTION: Upon successful completion of the exam, the proctor will oversee the student moving the student's exam file to the computer's trash, deleting the exam file.

Students may not use their textbook during the exam.

STAT 506Final Exam (available from 4/26 through 5/1)Final Exam - 180 minutes (Level 2)

Handheld calculator
Scrap paper
Open book
Bathroom breaks
Drink on desk
Online calculator 

This is an open book/open notes exam which implies access to the internet and any online content.

Students many not contact other individuals by phone or other digital methods.

Students may not share any of the exam materials or questions with other students.

Students will need to use statistical software to complete this exam.