Statistics and Related Methods Coursework

The following is a list of courses related to research methodology that are often taken by students in the NRSM program. Some of the courses listed here may be beneficial to all students, regardless of track, whereas other courses may be more useful to students in a specific track. As with all coursework that you take, please be sure to discuss options with your advisor(s) and/or committee members.

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  • NR 5021 - Statistics for Agricultural and Natural Resource Professionals
  • AGRO 5121 - Applied Experimental Design
  • APEC 5031 - Methods of Economic Data Analysis
  • APEC 5032 - Economic Data Analysis for Managerial and Policy Decisions
  • APEC 8211 - Econometric Analysis I
  • APEC 8212 - Econometric Analysis II
  • CI 8149 - Qualitative Research: Coding, Analysis, Interpretation, and Writing
  • DES 8103 - Qualitative and Mixed Methods Research
  • EPSY 5221 - Principles of Educational and Psychological Measurement
  • EPSY 5244 - Survey Design, Sampling, and Implementation
  • EPSY 5247 - Qualitative Methods in Educational Psychology
  • EPSY 5261 - Introductory Statistical Methods
  • EPSY 5262 - Intermediate Statistical Methods
  • EPSY 8261 - Statistical Methods I: Probability and Inference
  • EPSY 8262 - Statistical Methods II: Regression and the General Linear Model
  • EPSY 8266 - Statistical Analysis Using Structural Equation Methods
  • ESPM 5211 - Survey, Measurement, and Modeling for Environmental Analysis
  • ESPM 5242 - Methods for Natural Resource & Environmental Policy
  • ESPM 5603 - Environmental Life Cycle Analysis
  • FNRM 5131 - Geographical Information Systems (GIS) for Natural Resources
  • GIS 5555 - Basic Spatial Analysis
  • OLPD 5061 - Ethnographic Research Methods
  • OLPD 5528 - Focus Group Interviewing Research Methods
  • PA 5002 - Introduction to Policy Analysis
  • PA 5031 - Empirical Analysis I
  • PA 5035 - Survey Research and Data Collection
  • PA 5041 - Qualitative Methods for Policy Analysts
  • PA 5920 - Action Oriented Strategy Mapping
  • POL 8126 - Qualitative Methods
  • PUBH 7250 - Designing and Conducting Focus Group Interviews
  • PUBH 7407 - Analysis of Categorical Data
  • SOC 5811 - Intermediate Social Statistics
  • SOC 8801 - Sociological Research Methods
  • SOC 8811 - Advanced Social Statistics
  • STAT 5021 - Statistical Analysis
  • STAT 5201 - Sampling Methodology in Finite Populations
  • STAT 5302 - Applied Regression Analysis
  • STAT 5303 - Designing Experiments
  • STAT 5401 - Applied Multivariate Methods
  • STAT 5421 - Analysis of Categorical Data
  • STAT 5601 - Nonparametric Methods
  • STAT 8051 - Applied Statistical Methods I: Computing and Generalized Linear Models
  • STAT 8052 - Applied Statistical Methods II: Design of Experiments & Mixed-Effects Modeling
  • STAT 8053 - Applied Statistical Methods III: Multivariate Analysis and Advanced Regression
  • STAT 8054 - Applied Statistical Methods IV: Advanced Statistical Computing
  • WRIT 5051 - Graduate Research Writing Practice for Non-native Speakers of English