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

The aim of the Computational Social Science Program 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

This simple agent-based model utilizing MASON was created by Omar Guerrero as part of his comprehensive exams. Omar, built the model to explore the question: what is more effective, a four way stop or a traffic light at a road intersection?

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Meet a Student

Chris Rouly is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Computational Social Science (CSS).  His research involves a goal of trying to emulate and control the social behaviors of individual agent actors in small-group social settings using a computer.

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