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Previous Mplus Short Courses Taught By Other Groups

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling, Los Angeles, CA, October 17 - 18, 2014
This 2-day seminar will be taught by Dr. Paul Allison of Statistical Horizons. The seminar will be held at Manhattan Beach Marriott, Manhattan Beach on October 17 - 18. Click here for further information.

Multilevel Modeling: A Second Course, Los Angeles, CA, October 17 - 18, 2014
This 2-day seminar will be taught by Dr. Kristopher Preacher for Statistical Horizons. The seminar will be held at Manhattan Beach Marriott, Manhattan Beach on October 17 - 18. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modeling and Longitudinal Data Analysis with Mplus, Cambridge, United Kingdom, September 29 - October 4, 2014.
This 2/3/6-day course is presented by the Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge, under the Psychometric Centre's Research Development Initiative. This course will be taught by Dr Gabriela Roman and Dr Arielle Bonneville-Roussy. The course will be held in Cambridge, United Kingdom, September 29 - October 4. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modeling and Longitudinal Data Analysis with Mplus, Cambridge, United Kingdom, September 1 - 6, 2014.
This 2/3/6-day course is presented by the Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge, under the Psychometric Centre's Research Development Initiative. This course will be taught by Dr. Gabriela Roman and Ms. Arielle Bonneville-Roussy. The course will be held in Cambridge, United Kingdom, September 1 - 6. Click here for further information.

Advanced course on using Mplus, Utrecht, The Netherlands, August 25 - 29, 2014.
This 5-day course is presented by Utrecht University, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences and will be taught by Dr. Rens van de Schoot. The course will be held at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, August 25 - 29. Click here for further information.

Understanding and Modeling Measurement Error in Social Surveys, Cologne, Germany, August 18 - 22, 2014.
This 5-day course will be taught by Jaak Billiet and Melanie Revilla. The course will be held in Cologne, Germany, August 18-22. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, Utrecht, The Netherlands, August 18 - 22, 2014.
This 5-day course is presented by Utrecht University, Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences and will be taught by Dr. Rens van de Schoot. The course will be held at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, August 18 - 22. Click here for further information.

Latent Class Analysis, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, August 11 - 15, 2014.
This five day course will be taught by Dr. Tenko Raykov. The course will be held at the Interdisciplinary Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. August 11 - 15. Click here for further information.

Introduction to the Structural Equation Modeling Framework, Cologne, Germany, August 11 - 15, 2014.
This 5-day course will be taught by Jost Reinecke and Georg Kessler. The course will be held in Cologne, Germany, August 11-15. Click here for further information.

Missing Data Analysis, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, August 4 - 8, 2014.
This five day course will be taught by Dr. Tenko Raykov. The course will be held at the Interdisciplinary Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. August 4 - 8. Click here for further information.

Causal Models and Structural Equations with MPLUS 7, Colchester, United Kingdom, July 21 - August 1, 2014.
This two week course will be taught by Peter Schmidt. The course will be held at the University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom, July 21 - August 1. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, Cardiff, Wales, July 22, 2014.
This one day course is presented by Figure It Out and will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at Cardiff University Business School, Cardiff, Wales, July 22. Click here for further information.

Advances in Latent Variable Modeling using Mplus Version 7.2, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, July 21, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Bengt Muthen as part of the 79th Annual Meeting of the Psychometric Society. The course will be held at the Pyle Center on the University of Wisconsin campus, July 21. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modelling with MPlus, Colchester, United Kingdom, July 7 - 18, 2014.
This two week course will be taught by Thomas Scotto. The course will be held at the University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom, July 7 - 18. Click here for further information.

Introductory and Advanced Structural Equation Modelling and Generalized Latent Variable Modelling, Manchester, United Kingdom, July 7 - 11, 2014.
This 5-day course is presented by the Manchester Methods Summer School. The course will be held at the Oxford Road campus of the University of Manchester, July 7 - 11. Click here for further information.

Multi-level Analysis using Mplus, Brisbane, Australia, July 7 - 11, 2014.
This 5-day course will be taught by Philip Holmes-Smith, Director or SREAMS, as part of the 2014 ACSPRI Winter Program. The course will be held at University of Queensland, St Lucia, July 7 - 11. Discounts are available for staff and students at most Australian Universities and other ACSPRI member organisations. Click here for further information.

Fundamentals of Structural Equation Modelling, Brisbane, Australia, June 30 - July 4, 2014.
This 5-day course will be taught by Dr Allen "Gregg" Harbaugh from Boston University, as part of the 2014 ACSPRI Winter Program. The course will be held at University of Queensland, St Lucia, June 30 - July 4. Discounts are available for staff and students at most Australian Universities and other ACSPRI member organisations. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, Sheffield, United Kingdom, June 23, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at Sheffield University, June 23. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling, Boston, MA, June 19 - 20, 2014.
This 2-day seminar will be taught by Dr. Paul Allison of Statistical Horizons. The seminar will be held at the Boston Common Hotel and Conference Center, Boston, June 19 - 20. Click here for further information.

Longitudinal Modelling in MPLUS: Integrating Biological Data, London, UK, June 16 - 20, 2014.
This 5-day course is presented by the King's College London Summer Institute and will be taught by Edward Barker and Andrew Pickles. The course will be held at King's College, London, June 16 - 20. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modeling and Data Analysis with Mplus, Lawrence, Kansas, United States, June 9 - 13, 2014.
This 5-day course is presented by the Institute for Measurement, Methodology, Analysis and Policy and will be taught by Rens van de Schoot. The course will be held at the Holiday Inn Convention Center, Lawrence, Kansas, June 9 - 13. Click here for further information.

Growth Mixture Models: A Structural Equation Modeling Approach, Chapel Hill, NC, United States, June 9 - 11, 2014.
This 3-day course is presented by the ICPSR Summer Program in Quantitative Methods and will be taught by Sarah Mustillo. The course will be held at the Odum Institute, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, June 9 - 11. Click here for further information.

Applied Latent Class Analysis and Finite Mixture Modeling, Lawrence, Kansas, United States, June 2 - 6, 2014.
This 5-day course is presented by the Institute for Measurement, Methodology, Analysis and Policy and will be taught by Katherine Masyn. The course will be held at the Holiday Inn Convention Center, Lawrence, Kansas, June 2 - 6. Click here for further information.

Multilevel Modeling: A Second Course, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, June 2 - 3, 2014.
This 2-day course is presented by Statistical Horizons and will be taught by Kristopher Preacher. The course will be held at the Temple University Center City, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 2 - 3. Click here for further information.

Advances in Latent Variable Modeling using Mplus Version 7.2, APS, San Francisco, May 22, 2014.
This half-day course will be taught by Bengt Muthen as part of the American Psychological Society meeting. The course will be held in San Francisco, May 22. Click here for further information.

Advances in Latent Variable Modeling using Mplus Version 7.2, Storrs, Connecticut, United States, May 19, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Bengt Muthen as a pre-session to the M3 conference. The course will be held at the University of Connecticut, May 19. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modeling: A Second Course, Philadelphia, PA, April 25 - 26, 2014.
This 2-day seminar will be taught by Dr. Gregory Hancock for Statistical Horizons. The seminar will be held at Temple University Center City, Philadelphia on April 25 - 26. Click here for further information.

Missing Data, Philadelphia, PA, April 11 - 12, 2014.
This 2-day seminar will be taught by Dr. Paul Allison of Statistical Horizons. The seminar will beheld at Temple University Center City, Philadelphia on April 11 - 12. Click here for further information.

Longitudinal Data Analysis using MPlus, Cambridge, United Kingdom, April 10 - 12, 2014.
This 3-day course is presented by the Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge, under the Psychometric Centre's Research Development Initiative. The course will be taught by Dr Gabriela Roman and Ms Arielle Bonneville-Roussy, April 10-12. Click here for further information.

Jumpstart Mplus, Cambridge, United Kingdom, April 7 - 9, 2014.
This 3-day course is presented by the Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge, under the Psychometric Centre's Research Development Initiative. The course will be taught by Dr Gabriela Roman and Ms Arielle Bonneville-Roussy, April 7-9. Click here for further information.

SEM workshop V: Mediation analysis and indirect effects, Örebro, Sweden, March 12, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Maarten van Zalk. The course will be held at Örebro University, March 12. Click here for further information.

SEM workshop IV: Moderation Analysis and Interaction Effects, Örebro, Sweden, March 11, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Maarten van Zalk. The course will be held at Örebro University, March 11. Click here for further information.

SEM workshop III: Methods involving Latent Variables, Örebro, Sweden, March 10, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Maarten van Zalk. The course will be held at Örebro University, March 10. Click here for further information.

SEM Workshop II: Path analysis and Model Testing, Örebro, Sweden, March 7, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Maarten van Zalk. The course will be held at Örebro University, March 7. Click here for further information.

SEM Workshop I: Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling, Örebro, Sweden, March 6, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Maarten van Zalk. The course will be held at Örebro University, March 6. Click here for further information.

Factor Analysis and Structural Equation Modeling: An Introduction Using Stata and Mplus, London, UK, February 19 - 21, 2014.
This 3-day course will be taught by Bianca De Stavola and George Ploubidis. The course will be held at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, February 19 - 21. Click here for further information.

Mplus: How to get started?, Utrecht, The Netherlands, February 14, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Susanne Jak, MSc. The course will be held at at De Uithof, Utrecht University, February 14. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation and Multilevel Modeling in Mplus, Melbourne, Australia, February 10 - 15, 2014.
This 6-day course is presented by the University of Melbourne and will be taught by Dr. Michael Zyphur. The course will be held at the University of Melbourne, Parkville Campus, February 10 - 15. Click here for further information.

Latent Trait and Latent Class Analysis for Multi-Group Data using MPlus and R, London, UK, February 10 - 11, 2014.
This 2-day course will be taught by Jouni Kuha, Irini Moustaki and Sally Stares. The course will be held at the Royal Statistical Society, London, February 10 - 11. Click here for further information.

Latent Growth Curve Modelling using Mplus, London, UK, January 10, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at City University, London on January 10th. Click here for further information.

Jumpstart Mplus, Cambridge, UK, January 9 - 11, 2014.
This 3-day course is presented by the Psychometrics Centre, University of Cambridge, under the Psychometric Centre's Research Development Initiative. This course will be taught by Dr. Gabriela Roman and Ms. Arielle Bonneville-Roussey, January 9 - 11. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, London, UK, January 9, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at City University, London on January 9th. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, London, UK, January 7, 2014.
This 1-day course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at City University, London on January 7th. Click here for further information.

Mplus: How to get started?, Utrecht, The Netherlands, December 11, 2013.
This 1-day course will be taught by Dr. Joop Hox. The course will be held at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, December 11. Click here for further information.

My First Bayes: Why and How to Run Your First Bayesian Model Using Mplus, Barcelona, Spain, December 10 - 11, 2013.
This 2-day course is presented by the Research and Expertise Centre for Survey Methodology and will be taught by Dr. Rens van de Schoot of Utrecht University. The course will be held at Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Campus de la Ciutadella, Barcelona, December 10 - 11. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Finite Mixture Models, Maryland, United States, December 4 - 6, 2013
This 3-day course is presented by The Center for Integrated Latent Variable Research (CILVR) at the University of Maryland and will be taught by Dr. Jeff Harring. The course will be held at the University of Maryland, December 4 - 6. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling (SEM), Copenhagen, Denmark, November 25-29, 2013
This 5-day course is presented by The Ph.D. School in Economics and Management, at the Copenhagen Business School and will be taught by Professors Bo Bernhard Nielsen and Sabina Nielsen. The course will be held at the Copenhagen Business School, November 25-29. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modeling: A Second Course, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, November 15-16, 2013.
This 2-day course will be taught by Dr. Gregory Hancock of Statistical Horizons. The course will be held at Temple University Center City, Philadelphia, November 15-16. Click here for further information.

Scale Construction and Development, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, November 15-16, 2013.
This 2-day course will be taught by Dr. Tenko Raykov of Statistical Horizons. The course will be held at Temple University Center City, Philadelphia, November 15-16. Click here for further information.

Latent Growth Curve Modelling using Mplus, London, UK, November 15, 2013.
This 1-day course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at Birbeck College, London on November 15th. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, London, UK, November 14, 2013.
This 1-day course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at Birbeck College, London on November 14th. Click here for further information.

Latent Growth Curve Modelling using Mplus, Dublin, Ireland, November 8, 2013.
This 1-day course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at Dublin City University, Dublin on November 7th. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, Dublin, Ireland, November 7, 2013.
This 1-day course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at Dublin City University, Dublin on November 7th. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling, Chicago, Illinois, United States, September 27-28, 2013.
This 2-day course will be taught by Dr. Paul Allison of Statistical Horizons. The course will be held at the Courtyard by Marriott – Magnificent Mile, Chicago, September 27-28. Click here for further information.

Jumpstart Mplus, Cambridge, United Kingdom, September 11-13, 2013.
This 3-day course is presented by the Psychometrics Centre, under the Psychometric Centre's Research Development Initiative. This course will be taught by Dr. Gabriela Roman and Ms. Arielle Bonneville-Roussey. The course will be held at the University of Camrbidge, Cambridge, United Kingdom, September 11-13. Click here for further information.

Advanced Course on Using Mplus, The Netherlands, August 26-30, 2013.
This 5-day course will be taught by Dr. Rens van de Schoot of Utrecht University. The course will be held at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, August 26-30. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling using Mplus, The Netherlands, August 19-23, 2013.
This 5-day course will be taught by Dr. Rens van de Schoot of Utrecht University. The course will be held at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, August 19-23. Click here for further information.

2H Causal Models and Structural Equations, Colchester, United Kingdom, July 22-August 2, 2013.
This 10-day course is presented by the Essex Summer School in Social Science Data Analysis and will be taught by Professor Peter Schmidt. The course will be held at the University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom, July 19-August 2. Click here for further information.

Bayesian Structural Equation Modeling Using Mplus, The Netherlands, July 22, 2013.
This pre-conference workshop, given at the 2013 Psychometric Society Meeting, will be taught by Herbert Hoijtink of Utrecht University. The workshop will be held in Anhern, The Netherlands, July 22. Click here for further information and here to view a description of this workshop.

My First Bayes: Why and How to Run Your First Bayesian Model Using Mplus, The Netherlands, July 15-19, 2013.
This 5-day course will be taught by Dr. Rens van de Schoot of Utrecht University. The course will be held at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, July 15-19. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modeling, Colchester, United Kingdom, July 8-19, 2013.
This two-week course is presented by the Essex Summer School in Social Science Data Analysis and will be taught by Professor William Clark. The course will be held at the University of Essex, July 8-19. Click here for further information.

Advanced Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, Sydney, Australia, July 1 - 5, 2013.
This 5-day course will be taught by Philip Holmes-Smith from SREAMS at University of Technology, Sydney, as part of the 2013 ACSPRI Winter Program. Click here for further information.

Fundamentals of Structural Equation Modelling, Sydney, Australia, June 24 - 28, 2013.
This 5-day course will be taught by Prof. Helen Watt from Monash University at University of Technology, Sydney, as part of the 2013 ACSPRI Winter Program. Click here for further information.

Multi-level Analysis using Mplus, Sydney, Australia, June 24 - 28, 2013.
This 5-day course will be taught by Philip Holmes-Smith from SREAMS at University of Technology, Sydney, as part of the 2013 ACSPRI Winter Program. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling (SEM), Copenhagen, Denmark, June 17-21, 2013.
This 5-day course is presented by the The Ph.D. School in Economics and Management, at the Copenhagen Business School and will be taught by Professors Bo Bernhard Nielsen and Sabina Nielsen. The course will be held at the Copenhagen Business School, June 17-21. Click here for further information.

Modeling and Data Analysis with Mplus, Lawrence, Kansas, United States, June 17-21, 2013.
This 5-day course is presented by the Quantitative Training Program of the Center for Research Methods and Analysis at the University of Kansas and will be taught by Professor Joop Hox. The course will be held at the University of Kansas, June 17-21. Click here for further information.

Advanced Structural Equation Modelling and Generalized Latent Variable Modelling, Manchester, UK, June 17-21, 2013.
This 5-day course is presented by the Manchester Methods Summer School. The course will held at the University of Manchester, June 17-21. Click here for further information.

Applied Latent Class Analysis and Finite Mixture Modeling, Lawrence, Kansas, United States, June 10-14, 2013.
This 5-day course is presented by the Quantitative Training Program of Psychology and the Center for Research Methods and Data Analysis at the University of Kansas and will be taught by Professor Katherine Masyn. The course will be held at the University of Kansas, June 10-14. Click here for further information.

Modern Modeling Methods Conference, Storrs, Connecticut, May 20-23, 2013
Workshops at this conference will be presented by Dr. Kristopher Preacher and Dr. Bengt Muthén at the University of Connecticut, May 20 and 23. Click here for further information and here for details on Dr. Preacher's workshop.

Missing Data, Los Angeles, CA, May 17-18, 2013
This 2-day course will be taught by Dr. Paul Allison of Statistical Horizons. The course will be held at the Jamaica Bay Inn in Marina Del Rey from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, May 17-18. Click here for further information.

Advanced SEM II: Missing Data Issue in SEM, Multi-Level SEM and Latent Interactions, Detroit, Michigan, May 16-18, 2013
This 3-day short course will be taught by Dr. Robert Vandenberg of the University of Georgia. The course will be held at Wayne State University, May 16-18. Click here for further information.

Advanced SEM I: Measurement Invariance, Latent Growth Modeling and Non-recursive Modeling, Detroit, Michigan, May 13-15, 2013
This 3-day short course will be taught by Dr. Robert Vandenberg of the University of Georgia. The course will be held at Wayne State University, May 13-15. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modeling: A second course, Philadelphia, PA, May 10-11, 2013
This 2-day course will be taught by Dr. Gregory Hancock of Statistical Horizons. The course will be held at Temple University Center City from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, May 10-11. Click here for further information.

Advanced Longitudinal Analyses Using Structural Equation Modeling, Örebro, Sweden, April 29-May 3, 2013.
This 5-day course will be taught by Maarten van Zalk of Örebro University. The course will be held at Örebro University, Sweden, April 29-May 3. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling, Washington DC, April 12-13, 2013
This 2-day course will be taught by Dr. Paul Allison of Statistical Horizons. The course will be held at the Courtyard Washington Embassy Row from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, April 12-13. Click here for further information.

Latent Growth Curve Modelling in Mplus, London, UK, April 4, 2013.
This course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at Birkbeck College, London on April 4th. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, London, UK, April 3, 2013.
This course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at Birkbeck College, London on April 3rd. Click here for further information.

Fifth Dutch Mplus Users Meeting, the Netherlands, March 25, 2013.
This meeting will be held at Utrecht University, The Netherlands, March 25. Click here for further information.

My First Bayes: Why and How to Run Your First Bayesian Model Using Mplus, Cologne, Germany, March 4-8, 2013.
This 5-day course will be taught by Dr. Rens van de Schoot of Utrecht University. The course will be held in Cologne, Germany, March 4-8. Click here for further information.

Using Mplus: An advanced workshop, Singapore, February 18-22, 2013.
This 5-day workshop will be taught by Dr. Rens van de Schoot of Utrecht University. The workshop will be held at The National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, February 11-16. Click here or here for further information or click here if you have questions regarding this workshop.

Multilevel Modeling and Structural Equation Modeling in Mplus, Melbourne, Australia, February 11-16, 2013.
This 6-day workshop will be taught by Dr. Michael Zyphur of The University of Melbourne. The workshop will be held at The University of Melbourne, February 11-16. Click here for further information.

Latent Trait and Latent Class Analysis for Multi-Group Data using Mplus and R, London, UK, February 11-12, 2013
This course is presented by Jouni Kuha, Irini Moustaki and Sally Stares of the London School of Economics. The course will be held at the Royal Statistical Society, London, February 11-12. Click here for further information.

Latent Growth Curve Modelling using Mplus, London, UK, January 9th, 2013
This course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held on Wednesday January 9th, from 9:30am - 5:30pm. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling using Mplus, London, UK, January 8th, 2013
This course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at City University, London on Tuesday January 8th from 9:30am - 5:30pm. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling using Mplus, London, UK, January 4th, 2013
This course will be taught by Dr. Chris Stride. The course will be held at City University, London on Friday January 4th from 9:30am - 5:30pm. Click here for further information.

Applied Structural Equation Models Using Mplus, Perth, Western Australia, December 10-13, 2012
This course is presented by Everada Cunningham and is designed as a comprehensive coverage of applied SEM techniques using the Mplus statistical software package. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Models, Miami Beach, FL, November 2-3, 2012
This 2-day seminar will be taught by Dr. Paul Allison of Statistical Horizons. The seminar will be held at the Eden Roc Renaissance Miami Beach on November 2-3. Click here for further information.

Workshop Series Structural Equation Modeling: Theory and Application, Örebro University, Sweden, October 2012
During the autumn of 2012, Örebro University in Sweden will offer a series of workshops on Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) using Mplus. SEM refers to a group of multidisciplinary methods for studying causal relations. Click here for further information. Click here for registration information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling, Copenhagen, Postponed to October 15-18, 2012
Taught by Bo Nielsen, Department of Strategic Management and Globalization and Sabina Nielsen, Department of International Economics and Management, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark. Click here for further information.

Fourth Dutch Mplus Users Meeting, Utrecht, The Netherlands, August 30, 2012
The aim of the 'Dutch Mplus user group' is to bring together international users of Mplus and to share information, learn about new developments and discuss solutions for typical Mplus problems. We will organize such meetings twice a year for all interested researchers (applied researchers, statisticians & methodologists). Click here for further information.

New Features Mplus Version 7: A Workshop by Bengt Muthen and Tihomir Asparouhov, Utrecht, The Netherlands, August 27-29, 2012
Three-day workshop in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Presented by the Summer School Utrecht University. Click here for further information. Click here for Mplus Version 7 background readings and course handouts.

Advanced Course on using Mplus, Utrecht, The Netherlands, August 20-24, 2012
Five-day course: 20-24 Aug 2012, in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Presented by the Summer School Utrecht University. Click here for further information.

Workshop Series in Statistical Modeling with Mplus: Basic, Intermediate, and Advanced Techniques, Johns Hopkins University, August 13-17, 2012
This 1-week course is taught by Katherine Masyn, Hanno Petras, Rens van de Schoot, Gitta Lubke, Tihomir Asparouhov, and Bengt Muthen. Click here for further information and to register. Click here for the specific content of the Muthen-Asparouhov teaching August 16 and 17. Click here for Mplus Version 7 background readings and course handouts.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling using Mplus, Utrecht, the Netherlands, August 13-17, 2012
Five-day course in Utrecht, The Netherlands. Presented by the Summer School Utrecht University. Click here for further information.

Causal Models and Structural Equations, University of Essex, July 23 - August 3, 2012
This course is part of the Essex Summer School in Social Science Data Analysis at University of Essex, UK. It is taught by Peter Schmidt. Click here for further information.

Structural Equation Modeling with Mplus, University of Essex, July 9-20, 2012
This course is part of the Essex Summer School in Social Science Data Analysis at University of Essex, UK. It is taught by Tom Scotto. Click here for further information.

Bayesian and Frequentist SEM, Melbourne, Australia, July 2-5, 2012
An Mplus course is being offered on Bayesian and frequentist path analysis and structural equation modeling, including cross-sectional and longitudinal data. The course will run at the University of Melbourne from July 2 ­ 5. Teachers include Professor Michael Zyphur. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Modelling using Mplus, University of Sheffield, UK, June 29, 2012
This course is taught by Dr Chris Stride. Click here for further information.

Modeling and Data Analysis with Mplus, Lawrence, Kansas, June 18-22, 2012
Five-day course Presented by the Quantitative Training Program of the Center for Research Methods and Analysis at the University of Kansas. Click here for further information.

Introduction to Structural Equation Models, Los Angeles, May 17-18, 2012
Taught by Professor Paul Allison at University of Pennsylvania who says "Mplus will be used for all the empirical examples and exercises in this course. Mplus is one of the best SEM packages because of its superior capabilities for missing data, multi-level modeling, and ordinal and categorical data." Click here for further information.

Latent Trait and Latent Class Analysis for Multiple Groups, Manchester, UK, May 3-4, 2012
This two-day course at the University of Manchester aims to introduce participants to latent trait and latent class models (Day 1), and to multiple group latent trait and latent class analyses (Day 2). Instructors are Dr Jouni Kuha and Dr Sally Stares. Click here for further information.

Workshops on Latent Variable Modeling of Categorical Data, UK, April-May, 2012
In April and May 2012 the LCAT research group at the London School of Economics will be running workshops in London, Manchester, and Edinburgh on latent class and trait models for categorical data, especially cross-national survey data.

  • LCAT training workshops, London April 24-25, 2012
  • LCAT training workshops, Manchester May 3-4, 2012
  • LCAT training workshops, Edinburgh May 28-29, 2012

    Introduction to Latent Class Analysis and Finite Mixture Modeling in Mplus, Vancouver, April 16, 2012

    This half-day course is taught at the AERA meeting by Katherine Masyn and Karen Nylund-Gibson. Monday, April 16, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Location: Fairmont Waterfront, MacKenzie 1. Click here for further information.

    My First Bayes: Why and How to Run Your First Bayesian Model Using Mplus, Tampa Florida, February 11, 2012

    Invited Workshop at the SRCD themed meeting 'Developmental Methodology'. Click here for further information.

    Structural Equation Modeling, Vienna, February 11- 18, 2012

    ECPR Winter School in Methods and Techniques taught by Elmar Schlueter, University of Vienna.

    Structural Equation and Multilevel Modeling, Melbourne, Australia, February 13-17, 2012

    This intensive week-long course will provide attendees with knowledge of models incorporating both cross-sectional and longitudinal/panel data. The course is taught by Michael Zyphur. Click here for further information.

    Introduction to Structural Equation Modeling Using Mplus, London, UK, January 6, 2012

    This 1-day course at City University of London is aimed at those seeking a beginners' course in Structural Equation Modelling; and those with some previous experience of SEM who wish to learn to get up and running quickly with Mplus. It is taught by Dr Chris Stride. Click here for further information.

    Introduction to structural equation models, Miami Beach, Florida, November 11-12, 2011

    This course is taught by Paul Allison and is an abridged version of his university course that "will get you up and running in just two days". Click here for further information.

    The Big Mplus Show, Utrecht University, November 2011

    This course is a four-day workshop on structural equation modeling (SEM) using Mplus and assumes basic knowledge of Mplus. The course takes place on November 8, 15, 22, and 29 and is taught by Dr. Rens van de Schoot and Prof. Joop Hox. On each day, the morning session consists of lectures on different topics including Bayesian data analysis, and the afternoon session is a computer lab where the topics of the morning are applied on example data. November, 2011, Utrecht University, the Netherlands. Click here for further information.

    Mplus Users Meeting, Utrecht University, November 1, 2011

    The Third Mplus Users Meeting in the Netherlands will take place at Utrecht University, the Netherlands on November 1, 2011. Click here for further information.

    Missing data analysis: Your second course, Utrecht University, October 31, 2011

    The Third Mplus Users Meeting in the Netherlands is preceded by a workshop on missing data analysis given by Prof. Stef van Buuren (Utrecht Univeristy), Prof. Craig Enders (Arizona State University) and Gerko Vink (Utrecht University). 31st of October, 2011, Utrecht University, The Netherlands. Click here for further information.

    Mplus: How to get started? Utrecht University, October 25, 2011

    If you want to start working with Mplus, this course can help you getting started. This course is a one day workshop on using Mplus, how to get the syntax running, how to interpret the output and what to do with error messages. October 25th, 2011, Utrecht University, The Netherlands. Click here for further information.

    Introduction to SEM, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 11-14, 2011

    This course is designed to help participants understand the theoretical basis and practical application of structural equation modeling. It takes place at the Copenhagen Business School and is taught by Bo Nielsen and Sabina Nielsen. Click here for further information.

    Diagnostic measurement workshop, University of Maryland, August 25-26, 2011

    Theory, methods, and applications of diagnostic measurement will be presented at the department of Measurement, Statistics, and Evaluation at the University of Maryland near Washington DC, August 25-26. The workshop is taught by Professor Andre' A. Rupp and will use Mplus. Click here for further information.

    Summer school course on Structural Equation Modeling using Mplus, Utrecht University, the Netherlands, August 15-18, 2011

    This course is a four day workshop on structural equation modeling (SEM) using Mplus. On each day, the morning session consists of lectures, and the afternoon session is a computer lab where the topics of the morning are applied on example data. Click here for further information.

    Longitudinal data analysis, Harvard Medical School, Boston, July 27 - 29, 2011

    This course gives an introduction to applied longitudinal data analysis using Mplus. It focuses on the applied use of the Mplus software (building, fitting, and interpreting models) rather than a broad survey of modeling approaches. Click here for further information.

    Causal and structural equations, Essex Summer School, University of Essex, UK, July 25 - August 5, 2011

    This two-week course "shows how a causal theory can be represented translated into a structural equation model, and how the model can be estimated and tested with the MPLUS 6.1 computer programme." The course takes place at University of Essex, Colchester, United Kingdom and the instructor is Professor Peter Schmidt of University of Giessen. Click here for further information.

    Mplus and longitudinal modeling using Mplus, Oregon State University, July 14-15, 2011.

    This course is part of a summer institute on research methodology and covers EFA, CFA, SEM, and growth modeling. It is taught by Alan Acock, Isaac Washburn, and Shannon Wanless. Click here for further information.

    Advanced structural equation modelling using Mplus, ACSPRI Winter Program, University of Queensland, Australia, July 4 - July 8, 2011

    This course is designed as an advanced course in Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) for existing Mplus users or for existing AMOS and LISREL users who wish to convert to Mplus. Introductory courses typically cover path analysis amongst observed variables, confirmatory factor analysis, and full SEM models with latent variables. The instructor is Phil Holmes-Smith. Click here for further information.

    Introduction to structural equation modeling using Mplus, University of Sheffield, UK, July 1, 2011

    This 1-day course is aimed at beginners and those with some previous experience. It is taught by Chris Stride. Click here for further information.

    Introduction to modern missing data handling techniques, Portland State University, Oregon, June 13-14, 2011

    This 2-day course discusses maximum-likelihood estimation as well as multiple imputation. It uses Mplus Version 6 and is taught by Craig Enders at ASU. Click here for further information. Click here to register for this course.

    Summer research institute 2011, Cornell University, June 10-17, 2011

    A course related to the National Data Archive on Child Abuse and Neglect (NDACAN) will be given June 10-17, 2011 at Cornell University, Ithaca, NY.

    Introduction to structural equation models, Temple University Center City, Philadelphia, June 9-10, 2011

    This course gives a 2-day introduction to SEM using Mplus. The course is taught by Paul Allison. Click here for further information.

    Multilevel modeling, Lyon, France, June 6-9, 2011

    A 4-day workshop it taught at EMLYON (Lyon, France), 6-9 June 2011 by Tenko Raykov using Mplus and Stata. Click here for further information.

    Introduction to Latent Class Analysis with Mplus, Arizona State University, April 22-23, 2011

    A two-day introductory course on latent class analysis will be taught by Christian Geiser at the Department of Psychology, Arizona State University. The maximum number of participants is 30 and the fee is $495. Click here for further information.

    Mplus - how to get started? Utrecht University, the Netherlands, April 18, 2011

    For the second time, a one-day introduction to Mplus will be given at Utrecht University. The course includes an introduction to and exercisis on path analysis, exploratory and confirmatory factor analyses, an introduction to model fit and an overview of commonly encountered error messages in Mplus. Click here for further information.

    Introduction to structural equation modeling using Mplus, Centre for Census and Survey Research, University of Manchester, UK, March 14-16, 2011

    This course aims to train quantitative social scientists to use the Mplus programme in the application of structural equation modeling techniques to non-continuous observed data, integrating approaches that assume latent dimensions and latent classes. The course is taught by Nick Shryane and Tarani Chandola. Click here for further information.

    Mplus - how to get started? Utrecht University, the Netherlands, March 8, 2011

    For the second time, a one-day introduction to Mplus will be given at Utrecht University. The course includes an introduction to and exercisis on path analysis, exploratory and confirmatory factor analyses, an introduction to model fit and an overview of commonly encountered error messages in Mplus. Click here for further information.

    Combining Categorical and Continuous Latent Variable Modeling with Mplus, Dortmund, Germany, February 21-25, 2011

    The spring school is initiated by the EERA and organized by the Institute for School Development Research at TU Dortmund (Germany) and the Department for Education at University of Gothenburg (Sweden). The first spring school's topic is Combining Categorical and Continuous Latent Variable Modeling with Mplus. It is delivered by leading researchers from Harvard University, Dortmund University and University of Gothenburg. From February 21-25, 2011 the spring school is hosted by the Institute for School Development Research in Dortmund, Germany. It is aimed at doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows. The registration fee of € 100 includes full tuition and accommodation. Click here for further information.

    My first Bayes. How to run your first Bayesian model using Mlwin/AMOS/Mplus, Utrecht University, the Netherlands, February 9, 2011

    During this one-day workshop you will be introduced into Bayesian statistics. You will learn how to analyse regression and simple SEM models using Bayesian statistics available in either Mlwin, AMOS or Mplus (depending on the software you are using yourself). Click here for further information.

    Advanced Structural Equation Modeling using Mplus, Australian National University, Canberra, January 10-14, 2011

    The ACSPRI Summer Program course Advanced Structural Equation Modeling using Mplus will be taught by Philip Holmes-Smith at the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia, January 10-14, 2011.

    An Introduction To Structural Equation Modelling Using Mplus, City University, London, UK, December 13th & 14th, 2010

    This is a one-day training course on Monday, December 13, 2010 and repeated on Tuesday, December 14, 2010. The price for the course is £250, with a student rate of £175. Click here to register for this course. This course is also available on an in-house basis. Click here for more details.