Several BUSI courses require the use of the IBM SPSS statistical software. The choice of software depends on the course(s) that you plan on taking and the time period over which those courses will be completed. Please see below for a list of packages available.
Workbook Instructions Based on:
Minimum Acceptable Version: **
IBM SPSS Standard GradPack
Students can choose either the 12-month ($109.99 plus download fee) or 6-month ($64.99 plus download fee) option.
BUSI 344 students should note that if they are planning to proceed to BUSI 444 and/or BUSI 460 within one year then the IBM SPSS Premium GradPack ($129.99 plus download fee) would be the best option.
OPTIONAL ONLY:as of January 1, 2016, SPSS is no longer required in BUSI 460 – its use will not be tested in the projects, assignments, exams. Interested students who wish to follow along with Lessons 7 and 8 can purchase the following.
* Software downloaded from SPSS Download Site. Registration with OnTheHub requires proof of course enrollment – this can be the Course History report (must show your name and current course registration); you may upload a PDF of this or fax a copy to the number provided.
** Minor differences between workbook instructions and SPSS v.20 are noted in a bulletin on the course website.
Students are encouraged to obtain the necessary software from whatever source best suits their needs. SPSS may be ordered direct from IBM.