Stata is a very popular general purpose statistical software package for data management, graphing, and statistical analyses. Stata is a paid-for program developed and operated by StataCorp that works on Windows, Mac, and Linux platforms.
Stata is a powerful tool that is well suited for large datasets and detailed analysis. There are a 'point-click' and coding options, with the Stata programming language that is known for its ease of use. There is a strong community of researchers and programmers that continuously contribute to the program through packages or updates. There is even an peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the program called Stata Journal.
Below are areas that Stata can be used for data analysis.
Effective August 31st, 2020, remote access to Stata will only be available to GSU students, faculty, and staff by using the GSU vLab:
Users who need a Stata license for use on their personal or university workstation will need to contact their department or purchase a license on their own.