Short Courses

The Odum Institute is committed to advancing social science research through education and training. Each year, the Odum Institute offers 100 short courses on a range of topics in the social and behavioral sciences. Partnerships with other research organizations enables the Institute to provide unique summer series and workshops on various data science topics.

Over 2,250 participants, including undergraduate and graduate students, as well as UNC faculty and staff, attend short courses annually. A number of courses are also open to researchers from not-for-profit organizations, government agencies, and corporations.

Short course categories include

  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Qualitative Analysis
  • Survey Research
  • Data Mapping & Visualization
  • Data Science
  • Data Management