M.Sc. On Campus

Educational Research, Measurement and Evaluation

24 months
1052 USD/credit 17358 USD/year
1052 USD/credit 17358 USD/year
289 USD/credit 4768 USD/year
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The Master of Science (M.S.) program in Educational Research, Measurement and Evaluation at University of North Carolina Greensboro provides training in the foundations of research methodology, educational measurement, and program evaluation. 


Students in the Educational Research, Measurement and Evaluation program at University of North Carolina Greensboro receive comprehensive training through a core set of required courses, as well as hands-on, practical experience obtained through field experiences, practicums, and internships coordinated and supported by ERM’s Office of Assessment, Evaluation, and Research Services (OAERS). `

Students are able to tailor portions of the curriculum to meet their professional and academic goals through elective courses that allow students to gain a concentration in a particular methodological area of interest, such as program evaluation, educational measurement and assessment, or statistical modeling.

Career Opportunities

The M.S. program offers the requisite training for a career providing methodological support to organizations involved in research, program evaluation, and assessment. Students completing the M.S. program have a range of career options in the areas of research study design, data collection and analysis, program evaluation, and assessment. Students graduating from the M.S. program are employed in a variety of professional settings, including state boards of education, assessment and testing organizations, organizations conducting research, organizations conducting program evaluations, school districts, and other organizations that make data-driven decisions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or appropriately-evaluated credentials for non-U.S. schools.
  • Satisfactory academic standing as an undergraduate or in a post-baccalaureate program: “B” (3.0 GPA) average or better.
  • Approval of the academic department in which the graduate student will major. (Assumes an undergraduate major appropriate to the proposed graduate study.)
  • Satisfactory scores on the Graduate Record Examination 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17358 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1052 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    17358 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1052 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    4768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 289 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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