Our master's degree program is a 32 credit hour program that seeks to develop educators and other professionals with expertise in the areas of research design, educational measurement, and program evaluation. This program serves both teachers and administrators seeking applied measurement, research, and evaluation skills for use in PK-12 schools, and professionals seeking careers in the areas of evaluation, research, and measurement. Our program offers flexibility in course offerings such that individualized plans of study can be built around the needs and career plans of each student.
The doctoral program is a 60 credit hour program (plus dissertation hours) that seeks to prepare professionals who have the theoretical knowledge base and application skills for a number of different professional opportunities. Students of the program will develop the skills to conceptualize, design, evaluate and teach a wide variety of research methodologies. They are taught how to communicate effectively with educators and other professionals in the development and application of research and psychometric materials, and develop and evaluate programs and follow through with written reports.