Social Research and Analysis (M.A.)

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Program Requirements

Required Courses
SOCI 510Applied Quantitative Methods 13
SOCI 538Survey Research 13
SOCI 556Data Analysis 13
SOCI 557Data and Text Mining for Social Research3
SOCI 560Applied Social Theory3
SOCI 569Interviews and Focus Groups 13
Complete 3 courses from the following:9
Groupware and Crowdsourcing Techniques for Organizations
Visual Facilitation
Leadership and Collaborative Innovation
Techniques of Communication
Introduction to Geographic Information Science and Remote Sensing
Current Issues in Sustainability Science
Geographic Information Systems
Environmental Law and Policy
Data Wrangling and Analysis
Introduction to Data Mining for Business
Data Visualization
Research Project Management
Community Planning, Housing and Development
Urban Social Problems and Policy
Special Topics in Social Research
Marriage and Family Policy
Poverty and Social Welfare Policy in the United States
Population Aging
Social Change in Global Perspective
Capstone Experience
SOCI 598Research Practicum3
Total Credits30

Students in the combined Economics (B.A.)/Social Research and Analysis (M.A.) program, the combined Sociology (B.A.)/Social Research and Analysis (M.A.) program, or the combined Mathematics (B.S.)/Social Research and Analysis  program complete this course as part of the undergraduate degree program.