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Survey Data Analysis

Program(s): Undergraduate Courses, Summer College

This course overviews the way scientific surveys are conducted, the survey data structure, and common techniques to analyze survey data. Students will explore the actual survey data (using major surveys such as the General Social Survey) and look for answers to their research question. Students will learn where to find information about survey data sources and how to conduct analyses for their research project. The course also introduces some online tools and statistical software.

Course Considerations

Some knowledge of statistical analysis and familiarity with statistics software are helpful, but not required. Some computer science knowledge is required. 

Course Overview

Current Grade / Education Level

11th Grade
12th Grade
Undergrad / Grad


Undergraduate Courses
Summer College

Start Date

June 21

End Date

July 23

Class Details

Primary Instructor

Jaesok Son

Secondary Instructor

Academic Interest

Social Sciences (e.g., history, sociology)

Class Specifics

Course Code

SOSC 26031 91

Class Day(s)

Tues Wed Thurs

Class Duration (CST)


12:00 P.M.


Session I

Course Length

5 weeks