ADDITIONAL GRADUATE ADMISSIONS RESOURCES
Graduate Admissions Office
For information on all of Kent State’s degrees and majors, go online to www.kent.edu/gps
Our doctoral program is a 51-credit hour program (plus dissertation hours) that seeks to develop specialists who have the theoretical knowledge base and application skills for a number of different professional opportunities.
Students in the program develop the skills to conceptualize, design, evaluate and teach a wide variety of research approaches, methodologies, and applications. They gain knowledge, skills, and experience in statistical analyses, program evaluation, and measurement/psychometrics. They are taught how to communicate effectively with educators and other professionals in the development and application of research and psychometric materials.
In addition, our doctoral students gain the expertise to teach courses at the college level, provide leadership in the conduct of research studies, and serve as consultants in research methodology and data analysis in education, industry, and government.
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The College of Education, Health, and Human Services admits students to Ph.D. programs on a selective basis. The application deadline for the fall semester is March 15th. The application deadline for the spring semester is October 15th. Minimum requirements for admission to the Ph.D. programs include:
Following an interview with the program faculty, an admission decision will be made and the applicant will be informed of the decision, whether supporting or denying admission.
To apply for a graduate assistantship, click here: Graduate Assistantship Application.
International students can find important information in the Office of Global Education.
Graduates of our doctoral program have excelled in the following roles:
Please contact us with any questions:
Tricia Niesz, Ph.D.
Program Coordinator, Evaluation and Measurement