The Certificate in Applied Demography comprises four courses totaling 12 credits.
Course List - Graduate Certificate in Applied Demography
|Principles of Demography||APDEM 801||This course examines fundamental concepts and ideas in demography, and U.S. and world population trends associated with these concepts.||3 credits|
|Data, GIS, and Applied Demography||APDEM 802||This course provides an overview of key demographic data sets, and promotes familiarity with, and appropriate use of, these data.||3 credits|
|Applications in Applied Demography||APDEM 803||This course provides an overview of applications in applied demography in business, government and public policy, health, and non-profit organizations.
Prerequisite: APDEM 801 and APDEM 802
|Demographic Techniques||SOC 573||Models and measures of vital processes (fertility, mortality, migration) and their effects on growth and age structure of human populations.
Prerequisite: STAT 200
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