# Capstone Project

## Capstone Project

Write 1 paragraph that introduces the following research question:
“Is there association and correlation in the relationship between Black American college students proficient in the subjects of science, technology, engineering and math, and career jobs with information technology companies that hire them?”
Independent variable: Black American students proficient in STEM subjects. Dependent variable: Black American students proficient in STEM employed with IT companies. Emphasis on the central limit theorem and use inferential statistics.
Write a 1-paragraph explanation of the use of paired t-test to answer the research question, why it is appropriate, assumptions made about the data set ( parametric vs. non-parametric, normality, outliers, and so on) involving this parametric testing. Steps 4, 5, and 6 are DONE FIRST before any collection of data.
1. State the null hypothesis.
2. State the alternative hypothesis.
3. Specify the desired level of significance H0. Ha.
4. Specify the minimally important effect size.
5. Specify the desired level of power.
6. Determine the proper size of the sample(s).
7. Collect and analyze the sample data.
8. Refer to a criterion for assessing the sample evidence.