COMPUTATIONAL SOCIAL SCIENCE

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Computational Social Science is the interdisciplinary science of complex social systems and their investigation through computational modeling and related techniques.

The aim of the Department of Computational Social Science is to provide our students with the relevant tools and skill set to investigate this new and exciting field through our unique degree programs.

Masters Program

Apply now for a Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies MAIS with a concentration in Computational Social Science. Click here to read more


Model Gallery


Constructing and Implementing an Agent-Based Model of Residential Segregation through Vector GIS

This model, presents a geographically explicit agent-based model, loosely coupled with vector GIS, which explicitly captures and uses geometrical data and socio economic attributes in the simulation process. Click here to read more


Meet a Student


Cristina Metgher is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Computational Social Science. She recently proposed her dissertation and is currently working on computational social science approaches on the social determinants of cancer.

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