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Logistic Regression, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 5 days
University rank #70 (WUR) ,
This course provides theoretical and practical training for biostatisticians, epidemiologists and professionals of related disciplines in statistical modeling with particular emphasis on logistic regression. 


The increasingly popular logistic regression model has become the standard method for regression analysis of binary, multinomial and ordinal response data in the health sciences.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 5 days
  • Credits
    1 ECTS
    1.4 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure


Participants will learn to understand the logistic regression and be able to apply it to real data sets. Upon completion of the course, students will be able to: 

1. Understand the theoretical underpinnings of the logistic regression model

2. Understand the interpretation of the coefficients in the model 

3. Understand the similarities and differences between logistic regression and classical contingency table analysis

4. Learn how to use the model to control for confounding and interpret effect modification

5. Learn how to assess model performance

6. Learn to model response variables that have more than two outcome levels

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • A solid first course on applied statistics, including regression analysis.
  • Participants of the NIHES degree programmes must apply via the NIHES Administrative office.
  • All other applicants, please use the online registration form.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1580 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1580 EUR per module and a duration of 5 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    1580 EUR/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1580 EUR per module and a duration of 5 days.
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Living costs for Rotterdam

  • 760 - 1270 EUR/month
    Living Costs

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