2018-2019 General Catalog 
    May 24, 2018  
2018-2019 General Catalog

Demography Certificate

Demography Certificate Program

Minimum Certificate Hours: 15

Admission Requirements

  • Students need not be matriculated to obtain the certificate.
  • Introductory multivariate statistics through linear regression, preferably with exposure to statistical software, is a prerequisite.

Graduation Requirements

  • Demography certificate students would, as part of the certificate requirements, work with faculty mentors on specific demographic research projects to gain experience in applying their skills to real-world problems. Students need not be matriculated to obtain the certificate.
  • Students who wish to enroll may apply any certificate courses which they have already completed, providing that the grade earned for any such course is a C- or better.
  • Matriculated graduate students should take courses at the 6000-level, nonmatriculated students can take courses at the 5000- or 6000-level.


Required Core Courses

 Complete 9 credit(s)

*Note: Students may complete four of the core courses listed below and count one core as the elective special topics course.

Required Research Project

Complete 3 credit(s)

  • Independent Research Study - Students register individually with their project faculty mentor.

Special Topics Electives

Complete 1 course for 3 credits