REGRESSION COEFFICIENT By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 A factor which helps to establish the slope of a regression line. A larger coefficient will result in a steeper regression line. REGRESSION COEFFICIENT: "A regression coefficient is useful in determining the regression line in regression analysis." Related Psychology Terms PIECEWISE REGRESSION REGRESSION LINE CORRELATE 1 PROGRESSIVE TELEOLOGIC REGRESSION STEPWISE REGRESSION NONLINEAR REGRESSION MODEL FACTOR PATTERN MATRIX GOLDEN SECTION S FACTOR STANDARD ERROR OF ESTIMATE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REGRESSION COEFFICIENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/regression-coefficient/ (accessed April 4, 2020).