Spring 2014 : Core Courses

Please note:

  • Degree requirements indicated in parentheses; see the MS program description for more information.
  • A regular full-time load is four 3-credit hour courses
  • Do not register for more than five 3-credit hour courses
  • Elective courses may have prerequisites or require instructor permission

I. Demographic Methods (Required)

SYD 5135 Techniques of Population Analyses
Instructor: Dr. Woody Carlson
Course reference number: 2253
Section: 01
Classroom: 519 BEL
Class meets: W 8:30 - 11:00 am

II. Forecasting (Required)

URP 5261 Forecasting for Plan Development
Instructor: Dr. Tim Chapin
Course reference number: 1240
Section: 01
Classroom: 208 HCB
Class meets: T, R 9:30 - 10:45 am

III. Research Methods and Statistics (Required)

SYA 5406 Multivariate Analysis
Instructor: Dr. Karin Brewster
Course reference number: 2246
Section: 01
Classroom: 214 HCB
Class meets: T, R 2:00 – 3:15 pm

IV. Demographic Seminars (two seminars required for degree)

SYD 5215 Health and Survival
Instructor: Dr. Ike Eberstein
Course reference number: 2252
Section: 01
Classroom: 519 BEL
Class meets: F 9:00 – 11:30 am

ECP 5115 Economics of Population
Instructor: Dr. Carl Schmertmann
Course reference number: 1351
Section: 01
Classroom: 203 BEL
Class meets: T, R 3:35 – 4:50 pm

V. Recommended electives for demographers

STA 5066 Data Management Analysis with SAS
(SAS Data Management)

Instructor: Dr. Steven Ramsier
Course reference number: 1053
Section: 01
Classroom: 219 HCB
Class meets: T, R 12:30 – 1:45 pm

SYO 5416 Stress and Mental Health
Instructor: Dr. John Taylor
Course reference number: 2254
Section: 01
Classroom: 519 BEL
Class meets: T 8:30 – 11:00 am