12 months
1293 USD/credit 38790 USD/year
1293 USD/credit 38790 USD/year
388 USD/credit 11640 USD/year
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The MA in Research and Evaluation Methods program from University of Colorado Denver provides an opportunity for those interested in improving the quality of education in schools and community organizations, using high-quality research and evaluation, data-driven decisions, and the dissemination of evidence-based research.


As a student in this MA in Research and Evaluation Methods program from University of Colorado Denver, you’ll be encouraged to examine real-world challenges impacting education and society today. You’ll learn how to address real life challenges through research and evaluation studies: from defining problems to conducting the study itself. In addition to basic coursework, you’ll develop skills using software and learn using real life data in practicums and internships.

You’ll learn to solve important assessment questions by:

  • Skillfully identifying and articulating questions to ask in urban and rural environments
  • Recognizing appropriate sources of information to collect data
  • Designing methods of data collection such as questionnaires and interview protocols
  • Analyzing data using quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods
  • Using Excel, SPSS, Dedoose, Qualtrics and other data analysis software programs
  • Interpreting data and preparing presentations and reports

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic Statistics 
  • Doctoral Seminar in Research Methods 
  • Intermediate Statistics 
  • Methods of Qualitative Inquiry 
  • Program Evaluation in Schools
  • Single Case Research Design for Education 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

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Rolling Admission


30 SCH


Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • 3 recommendation letters
  • Official Transcripts from all institutions attended
  • If applying for an endorsement, proof of teaching license or special services license is required
  • Resume/CV
  • Written Statement: Describe your interest in the program, your special strengths, and the goals you hope to achieve through your work in the program
  • $50.00 application fee
  • International Applicants only: Proof of English Language Proficiency (International applicants should review the following information regarding English language proficiency)
  • Admissions Interview: An interview may be required as part of the admissions process. If so, applicants will be contacted with more details.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1293 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    38790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1293 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    11640 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 388 USD per credit during 12 months.

Out of State Online tuition- $466 per credit

Living costs for Denver

1310 - 2220 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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