- Operating System: Windows
- Users: Students and Faculty
- Cost: Varies depending on specific software type
- Purchase: Buy Stata through our Grad Plan Stata Purchase.
Stata is designed as a general purpose statistical package and can perform most of the major tests that the more popular software packages such as SPSS and SAS can perform and has a powerful built-in graphing capability. The program also has an extensive programming language and comes with several modules that are written in Stata script format to enhance the overall flexibility of the program.
William & Mary has licenses for 40 concurrent PACLab computers. Stata may be accessed from any PACLab computer or on or off campus by using ssh to stat.wm.edu and logging in with your WMuserid and Password.