Every year Odum hosts more than 100 workshops and short courses on various data science topics. We also offer a Certificate Program in Survey Methodology and co-sponsor two annual short course series, Data Matters and the Qualitative Research Summer Intensive.


 

Short Courses

As part of its commitment to furthering social science research, every year the Institute offers more than 100 short courses on a range of topics in the social and behavioral sciences, and partners with other organizations to provide unique summer series and workshops on various data science topics. Read more…

CPSM

The Certificate Program in Survey Methodology is designed to provide students and working professionals with basic knowledge and skills for designing and conducting surveys, as well as analyzing and reporting survey results. Read more…

Video Courses

The Odum Institute offers a variety of videos online covering a range of data topics. The videos are hosted on our YouTube channel and topics covered include standard archival practices, how to use the Dataverse, make academic posters, and use specialized software such as LaTeX and R. See more…

Data Matters

Data Matters: Data Science Short Courses is a week-long series of classes for researchers, data analysts, and other individuals who wish to increase their skills in data studies and integrate data science methods into their research designs and skill sets. Read more…

ICPSR

We have partnered with ICPSR to schedule 3- to 5-day classes and workshops on a variety of topics, including mixed methods, Monte Carlo simulation, spatial regression analysis, social network analysis, and latent trajectory/growth curve analysis. Read more…

QRSI

The Qualitative Research Summer Intensive is a five-day short course series cosponsored by ResearchTalk that provides a unique opportunity for qualitative researchers from all over the country to learn new skills. Read more…