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Master of Professional Studies in
Applied Demography

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Training Paradigms in Applied Demography

Penn State University faculty Stephen Matthews and Gordon De Jong (affiliates of the Applied Demography Program) define the three paradigms of Applied Demography training. This article presents a comprehensive assessment of how academic programs approach the training of future generations of applied demographers. The article was published on Pages 10-11 of the Summer 2017 edition of the Population Association of America's newsletter.

Population Research Institute co-founder receives international accolade

Gordon DeJong, distinguished professor emeritus of sociology and demography, was instrumental in the creation of the online demography programs offered by Penn State World Campus.  Read More about Professor Dejong's continued success and significant contributions to the field of demography.