12 months
33482 USD/year
33482 USD/year
12170 USD/year
Tuition fee
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This Educational Research Measurement Evaluation (ERME) program at Auburn University prepares individuals to work in a variety of professional settings, including universities, governmental agencies (such as the Department of Education), research and evaluation firms, research hospitals, insurance companies, national testing companies, and school systems.

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About this Degree

State-wide and nationally, school systems, community colleges, and universities employ assessment and evaluation specialists, institutional researchers, program evaluators and accreditation specialists.

The Educational Research Measurement Evaluation (ERME) program at Auburn University will provide diversified research methods, measurement, and evaluation education for those seeking research and evaluation positions in K-12 school systems, institutional research offices at colleges and universities, and as survey researchers and program evaluators. 

The overarching outcome of the Master of Science (M.S.) degree program in Educational Research Measurement and Evaluation will be for students to develop foundational competencies necessary to engage in applied research and evaluation in educational and community organizations. The program is focused on developing professionals, equipped with skills in research and evaluation methods that can be applied to school and community settings.

Programme Structure


  • Basic methods in Educational Research
  • Theory and Methodology of Qualitative Research
  • Design and Analysis
  • Program Evaluation
  • Survey Research Methods
  • Practicum in Educational Research, Measurement, and Evaluation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


36 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

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Other requirements

General requirements

Admission Prerequisites

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Minimum GPA 2.75
  • Approval of the Department’s Graduate Program Committee, Department Head, faculty members of the Educational Research Measurement and Assessment (ERMA) program and the Dean of the Graduate School
Application Materials
  • All official transcripts(Hard copies) Send to: Graduate School, 106 Hargis Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, AL 36849
  • (Electronic copies) — if permitted by granting institution — Send to: graduatetranscripts@auburn.edu
  • Graduate Record Examination
  • Statement of Intent
  • 3 letters of recommendation (Select the online option)
  • We strongly recommend contacting the Program Coordinator prior to beginning the application process to ensure that you are able to submit the strongest application for consideration.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6085 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Auburn

850 - 1300 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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