Evaluation and Applied Research Online, M.Sc. | Part time online | Claremont Graduate University (CGU) | United States
M.Sc. Online

Evaluation and Applied Research Online

12 months
1980 USD/credit 63360 USD/year
1980 USD/credit 63360 USD/year
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Claremont Graduate University (CGU)’s online Master of Science in Evaluation and Applied Research Online—designed with the acclaimed Claremont Evaluation Center (CEC)—helps you build your evaluation and research expertise, and empowers you to make a meaningful impact.


You’ll work to craft a wide range of international development, education, health, well-being, and positive psychology initiatives. In line with competencies set by the American Evaluation Association (AEA), the largest network of professional evaluators in the country, this Evaluation and Applied Research Online degree program at Claremont Graduate University (CGU) will prepare you for a rewarding career in applied research and evaluation with a foundation in state-of-the-art scientific knowledge and mixed-method approaches for creating positive social change.

Program Highlights

  • Learn what makes evaluators and applied researchers distinct as practicing professionals
  • Develop an in-depth understanding of evidence-based systematic inquiry
  • Understand the unique circumstances, multiple perspectives, and changing settings of evaluation and applied research and their users/stakeholders
  • Focus on determining and monitoring work plans, timelines, resources, and other components needed to complete and deliver an evaluation or applied research study
  • Develop an understanding of the human relations and social interactions that ground evaluators’ and applied researchers’ effectiveness for professional practice

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Theory-driven Evaluation Science
  • Evaluation & Applied Research Methods: A Survey of Quantitative and Qualitative Approaches
  • Quantitative Analysis & Statistics for Evaluation & Applied Research
  • Qualitative Research Methods for Evaluation & Applied Research
  • Mixed Methods in Evaluation & Applied Research
  • Evaluation & Applied Research Procedures

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Applicants who feel that their Grade Point Averages do not adequately represent their ability to succeed in a graduate program may find it helpful to submit GRE scores for consideration.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application
    • $80 Application fee
    • Official transcripts (undergraduate/graduate)
    • Resume
    • English proficiency exam (international applicants only)
    • Copy of Passport
    • Affidavit of Financial Support
    • Financial Statement or Proof
    • Statement of purpose
    • Two letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    63360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1980 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    63360 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1980 USD per credit during 12 months.


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