SPSS Amos software allows you to model data in using both a programatic and graphical user interface. This software is available to USC faculty and staff via annual subscription. For information on SPSS AMOS licensing for faculty and staff, please see

Once you have purchased your SPSS Amos subscription, you may download SPSS Amos 26 at This software is available for the Windows operating system only.

Installing SPSS AMOS

Once your software has finished downloading from, follow the steps below to install SPSS Amos:

  1. Click Open folder on the download bar.
  2. Once the Downloads folder opens, right-click the IBM_SPSS_AMOS_CLIENT_26.0_M_W_M.exe file and select Extract All.
  3. On the License Agreement screen, click I accept the terms in the license agreement and then click Next.
  4. On the Destination Folder screen, accept the default folder location and click Next.
  5. On the next screen, click Install to begin the installation.

Getting Help

If you need assistance completing the installation, please see IBM’s Authorized User License Installation Instructions [PDF]. For user information, including tutorials, see the IBM SPSS Amos User’s Guide [PDF].

For additional assistance, contact the ITS Customer Support Center.