The Computing and Statistical Technology Laboratory in Education (CASTLE), located in TA305, is a computer lab available to students and faculty for data analysis. The lab computers are equipped with various quantitative and qualitative software packages including SPSS, SAS, AMOS, LISREL, Multilog, Mplus and Nvivo. Dr. M.H. Clark, Dr. Shiva Jahani, Dr. Coco Gao, and Mr. Suat Babayigit are the lab instructors. They provide instructional services to graduate students and faculty, which include research design development, demonstration of software packages, guidance for processing qualitative data, and some statistical troubleshooting.

Feel free to contact Dr. Clark, Dr. Jahani if you would like them to speak to your doctoral research classes about the services that the lab provides.


August 26th – December 11th

NOTE: CASTLE is only open when classes are in session.

Location: TA 305


2:00pm - 5:00pm


10:00am - 1:00pm


10:00am - 1:00pm


2:00pm - 5:00pm

On three Saturdays (September 14th, October 19th, November 23rd) 10:00am – 1:00pm.

* CASTLE will be closed on:

  • Thursday, August 29th, for game day activities
  • Monday, September 2nd, for Labor Day
  • Monday, November 11th, for Veterans’ Day
  • Wednesday, November 27th, and Thursday, November 28th, for Thanksgiving.