Educational Research, Measurement, and Evaluation, M.S.
For information regarding deadlines and requirements for admission, please see the Guide to Graduate Admissions.
Degree Program Requirements
Required: 33 credit hours
|Required Core Courses *||21|
|Validity and Validation|
|Methods of Educational Research|
|Evaluation of Educational Programs|
|Foundations of Qualitative Research Methods|
|Foundations of Educational Measurement Theory|
|Intermediate Statistical Methods in Education|
|Design and Analysis of Educational Experiments|
|Additional Required Core||6|
|Select one of the following:|
|Measurement and Quantitative Methods Concentration|
|Item Response Theory|
|Program Evaluation Concentration|
|Applied Educational Evaluation|
|Culturally Responsive Approaches to Research and Evaluation|
Select 6 hours in elective courses at the 600 level or higher **
In cases where students have previously satisfied these requirements, course substitutions may be allowed with the approval of the major advisor.
Electives may come from any ERM courses not included in the required core or from non-ERM courses with the approval of the major advisor.
Comprehensive Examination (Capstone Experience)
The student will successfully complete a written comprehensive examination to be arranged by the major advisor, usually in the semester in which course work is completed.