The analysis of covariance (ANCOVA)

This slide show provides an overview of this option and lists the advantages and disadvantages of its use.

There are also a number of examples of covariance and linear regression equations. 


  • Initial Considerations
  • Covariance and Linear Regression
  • The Linear Regression Equation
  • The Analysis of Covariance
  • Assumptions Underlying the Analysis of Covariance
  • Example ANCOVA Analysis


Templin, J. (2007). The analysis of covariance. Retrieved from