The Certificate in Social Science Analytics requires a minimum of 19 s.h. Students complete courses from four required content areas: core statistics; social science research design and data analysis; building skills and data science; and the applied research experience.
The certificate may be earned by any student admitted to the University of Iowa who is not concurrently enrolled in a graduate or professional degree program. Students must maintain a g.p.a. of at least 2.00 in work for the certificate.
Students majoring in computer science, geographical and sustainability sciences, political science, sociology, and statistics and actuarial science may count a maximum of 6 s.h. of course work for their major toward the certificate. Students pursing other majors should consult with their major advisors to ascertain whether they may count certificate course work toward their majors.
Some of the certificate courses have prerequisites not included in the certificate requirements. Students should select courses for which they have met the prerequisites.
|STAT:3120||Probability and Statistics||4|
|STAT:3200||Applied Linear Regression||3|
|STAT:6513||Intermediate Statistical Methods||4|
Social Science Research Design and Data Analysis
|POLI:3000||Understanding Political Research||3|
Building Skills and Data Science
Applied Research Experience