Using SPSS on Sophia
SPSS, a powerful all-purpose statistical analysis program, is the primary data analysis program used at Smith. SPSS is available on both the Windows and Macintosh computing platforms.
Using TSP on Sophia
TSP is a statistical analysis program especially tailored for time series data. It is used in several courses in the Economics department. TSP is available under Windows and UNIX. Users interested in analysis of large data files will find that Sophia, our UNIX host, is the best place to get the job done. No other platform can offer comparable performance. Users have access to Sophia from all our Novell networks, as well as via modem.
For information about additional resources, visit the Quantitative Learning Center website.