SPSS and SamplePower 3

In this free and practical self-paced training course, participants will learn how to use SPSS and SamplePower 3 software packages through practical application and hands-on exercises. This course does not teach Statistics, rather how to use SPSS Statistics and Sample Power 3 software to further research. A functional knowledge of graduate-level statistics is required.

Appropriate coursework examples:
STAT 6126 and STAT 6127
ALS 5932
EDF 6402
EDF 6403
HLP 6515
STA 6166


  1. Data preparation
  2. Exploratory data analysis
  3. Inferential statistics for the mean and the median
  4. ANOVA, Correlation  and bivariate linear regression
  5. Multiple linear regression
  6. Inferential statistics for the proportion
  7. Logistic regression

All modules are mandatory. You are required to pass each module to advance to the next one. All seven modules must be completed to earn the tutorial and the SPSS certificate. 

SPSS & Sample Power Self-Paced Course Syllabus


Spring 2020 is full. We are registering for Summer 2020. If you register now, you will be in the waiting list for spring 2020. We strongly suggest to do so because there are always people who drop the course. Please register if you want to be in the waiting list. Participants in the waiting list who do not get into the spring course will have priority for the course in summer 2020.

Use the registration button above to register. The trainer will contact participants to confirm registration.  Cohorts are capped at 30 participants.

This training is open to faculty, staff, postdoctoral candidates, graduate students, and graduate assistants.

Undergraduate students interested in SPSS can complete the SPSS basic course with LinkedIn Learning, or contact Dr. David Schwieder (dschwieder@uflib.ufl.edu) at Library West for SPSS assistance.

Time Commitment

Online: Seven modules to complete from 01/06/2020 (8:00 am) to 02/21/2020 (5:00 pm). No extension will be granted!



Who's it for?

Faculty, Staff, TA / Grad Asst


Online: self-paced

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