Quantitative Methods in Education, M.A. | University of Minnesota | Minneapolis, United States
M.A. On Campus

Quantitative Methods in Education

24 months
15960 USD/year
15960 USD/year
10908 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Discover solutions to issues in educational research, assessment, and program evaluation through measurement, evaluation, and statistics with this Quantitative Methods in Education program from University of Minnesota. Upon graduation, you'll be equipped to help inform educational policy, practice, and curriculum and—most importantly—help schools and students succeed.


Quantitative Methods in Education at University of Minnesota engages in the science and practice of educational measurement and evaluation, primarily through the development and application of statistical methods, informed by the study of teaching and learning statistics. 

In this program, you’ll study quantitative and qualitative research on the methods and uses of educational measurement, evaluation, and statistics to address practical problems. Our students and faculty explore new ways to improve teaching and learning and to meet the demands of practice, policy, and accountability.


  • Test publishing firms
  • Teaching and research at colleges and universities (PhD only)
  • Research and evaluation centers
  • Public school systems
  • State departments of instruction
  • Private industry

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistical Methods in Education
  • Principles of Educational and Psychological Measurement
  • Principles and Methods of Evaluation
  • Survey Design, Sampling, and Implementation
  • Qualitative Methods in Educational Psychology
  • Psychology of Student Learning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


33 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate school application
  • Application fee
  • Transcripts (Academic History)
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores
  • Non–native English speakers: English language test scores (TOEFL, IELTS, etc.)
  • Strong personal statement
  • Resume/CV
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Diversity statement (not required but highly encouraged)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15960 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 15960 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    15960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15960 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    10908 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10908 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Minneapolis

1130 - 2045 USD /month
Living costs

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