GISD Courses

Qualifying and Required Courses for the GISD

Courses for the GISD must be selected from the PDF icon approved courses list [pdf].

The GISD requires at least 10 but no more than 20 hours of graduate-level coursework, including 2 required courses: A proseminar (SOC/PUBHLTH 8802) and Introduction to Demographic Analysis (SOC 7753). 

Your course list for the GISD must be approved by your advisor and the a GISD coordinator. You must complete the PDF icon GIS Demography Advising Sheet [pdf] and send it to GISD coordinartor, Susan Pennington,, prior to submitting your on-line application via Gradforms.

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