Summer Statistics Institute Participant Information

Information for all participants in the Summer Statistics Institute (SSI) are found below.

The Summer Statistics Institute courses run 4 days, Monday through Thursday. Morning sessions will run from 9:00am to 12:00pm Central Standard Time. Afternoon sessions will run from 1:30pm to 4:30pm Central Standard Time.


Course Certificates: Summer Statistics Institute digital Course Certificates will be emailed to course participants the final day of the program, May 27, 2021 and will be printable/downloadable.


Software: Directions for installation of free and trial versions of software that are available for SSI courses are linked below. Software listed may not reflect all required software; please see individual course listing for complete software details

R, R Studio .pdf     

Mplus (requires excel) .pdf

SAS OnDemand (Time Series Analytics)


SSI 2021 Format

  • 1.5 hours of instruction
  • 0.5 hours of a break (either with or without offline exercises at instructor's discretion)
  • 1.0 hours of instruction

All synchronous courses will be recorded to the Zoom cloud, and be available through the end of summer session, 2021.