The graduate certificate in Applied Research and Evaluation consists of 12 credit hours delivered through four graduate-level courses. The skills learned through this certificate program will be useful for individuals in a professional position where evaluation and assessment are required to monitor and maintain high quality services.
Candidates in the program will have opportunities to:
- Develop fundamental research strategies
- Apply these strategies to a variety of situations
- Engage in hands-on experience collecting and analyzing data
- Prepare findings for research reports
The graduate certificate can be completed as a stand-alone program or in conjunction with a complementary graduate degree. Example academic disciplines where a graduate degree may be heightened by an Applied Research and Evaluation certificate include psychology, sociology, public health, or education.
Program Contact Information
Graduate Academic Services Center
Phone: (912) 478-1447