In the Higher Education - Institutional Research at the University of Michigan, you will learn how to:
- Develop and frame research questions
- Design and execute empirical research pertaining to postsecondary education
- Collect, prepare, and analyze both qualitative and quantitative data
- Report research findings to varied audiences
- Make connections between research, policy, and practice
About the Program
The curriculum will prepare you for professional positions including opportunities within higher education programs or centers; research appointments in institutional research offices; and research and policy roles in federal and state agencies of higher education, higher education associations, policy institutes, and policy advocacy organizations.
You will be paired with an advisor from among the Center for the Study of Higher and Postsecondary Education (CSHPE) faculty members, based on shared professional interests. Students and advisors work together to develop a plan of study that is appropriate to the student’s background and career interests.
- Institutional Research in Higher Education
- The Community College
- Higher Education Institutions as Complex Organizations
- Public Policy in Postsecondary Education
- Economics of Education
- Law and Higher Education
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Register as a prospective student and obtain a UMID (University of Michigan ID) number. Having a UMID number will aid in the processing of your application
- Complete the Rackham online application
- Submit your GRE scores
- Submit your transcripts
International50646 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 50646 USD per year during 24 months.
National50646 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 50646 USD per year during 24 months.
In-State25230 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 25230 USD per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Ann Arbor
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.