This advanced course in quantitative research course builds upon the knowledge and skills gained in the Applied Statistics course. Students will learn to utilize advanced statistics using multivariate techniques. Advanced statistical techniques include MANOVA, Discriminant Analysis, Factor Analysis, and Path Analysis among others. Students will select and apply an appropriate multivariate statistical technique to research questions. Upon completion of this course, students will create an empirical research project utilizing a quantitative methodology and design in preparation of their dissertation proposal. BROL 702 Research Methods and Design and Applied Statistics or permission from the Program Director. Credit, 3 hours.