Measurement, Evaluation, and Research, Post-Master's Certificate (0488)
Department website: http://www.wku.edu/ealr/
Kimberlee K. Everson, firstname.lastname@example.org, (270) 745-2115
This certificate is designed for graduate students who need training in the areas of research methods, measurement, statistics, and program evaluation to engage in educational and social science research.
Applicants must hold a Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum GPA of 3.5 from graduate work at the Master’s Degree level. Required prerequisite courses with grades of "B" of higher include:
Please refer to the admission section of this catalog for Graduate School admission requirements.
Program Requirements (18 hours)
|EDLD 722||Measurement and Survey Methods for Educational Leaders||3|
|EDLD 732||Program Evaluation for Educational Leaders||3|
|EDFN 740||Intermediate Statistics and Design 1||3|
|Select 9 hours from the following: 2||9|
|Qualitative Research in Education|
|Field Methods for Qualitative Research|
|Seminar in Advanced Research Methods 3|
|School Accountability and Teacher Evaluation|
Students who have completed EDFN 601 may substitute it for EDFN 740.
Students will work with their advisors to select elective courses.
EDFN 744 may be taken more than once for elective credit.