The PA Exam is administered as a five-hour and 15-minute project requiring analysis of a data set in the context of a business problem and submission of a report.
The syllabus for Exam PA provides candidates with the ability to employ selected analytic techniques to solve business problems and effectively communicate the solution. A thorough knowledge of probability (as covered in Exam P), mathematical statistics (as covered in VEE Mathematical Statistics), selected
models and methods for analyzing data (as covered in Exam SRM) is assumed. Credit for Exam SRM is required for PA exam registration.
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Predictive Analytics Exam has three components.
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