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Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences, M.Sc.

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University rank #601 (QS) , NY,
Data analysis is driving research and decision-making in every social science field and sector. The M.S. in Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences at the Graduate Center prepares students from a variety of backgrounds for a data-driven future.

About

Our affordable, interdisciplinary program is designed for experienced professionals and scholars as well as recent college graduates.

You will learn how to make sense of real-world data to help answer research questions, inform policy, and further our understanding of the dynamic relationships that exist in society. You will learn advanced data and statistical analysis techniques and the logic behind them. You will have the opportunity to draw on a variety of theoretical frameworks from fields such as sociology, political science, educational psychology, economics, and demography to understand the world we inhabit.

You will gain hands-on experience in using specialized software to acquire, manage, and assess real-world data, and will have opportunities to present your findings.

Programme Structure

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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Online Application
  • Transcripts: Transcripts must be uploaded into the online application from each college or university attended even if you did not complete a degree or did not enroll in courses in your current field. 
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • English as a Foreign Language: An applicant must submit scores from either the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) unless they have a post-secondary degree from an institution in which the language of instruction is English-only and located in a country that recognizes English as an Official Language.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    805 USD/credit
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  • National

    805 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 805 USD per credit and a duration of .
  • In-State

    440 USD/credit
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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