Predictive Analytics for Everyone!

Building CART Models using R

Presented by Chantal D. Larose, Ph.D.

March 8 2017 — 11:00am – 12:30pm


A crash course in R combined with classification and regression tree (CART) modeling, designed to enable faculty to work with R on their own research questions.


A workshop designed to

  • Introduce the statistical software R
  • Discuss why predictive analytics is applicable to any data-driven research question
  • Give faculty a crash course in how to use R
  • Get faculty working with CART models to answer research questions


Material for Attendees:

  • Data sets: – Scroll down to the Churn and Adult2_Training data sets
  • Do It Yourself! R guide (.r file)
  • Speaker’s presentation (.pdf file)