Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Assessment and Institutional Research

The graduate certificate in Higher Education Assessment and Institutional Research develops postsecondary faculty and administrators’ abilities to access, manage, analyze, and use data in today’s complex higher education contexts.  The program supports faculty and staff of all levels and from a variety of institutional types in learning about assessment, institutional research, data management, analysis, accountability, accreditation, strategic planning, enrollment management, leadership, resource management, among other areas of focus

Applicants seeking admission to the graduate certificate in Higher Education Assessment and Institutional Research must submit the following directly to the Office of Graduate Admissions:

  1. Graduate Application
  2. Application fee
  3. Official transcript from the baccalaureate degree granting institution

The certificate requires completion of fifteen hours of graduate credit.

Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Assessment and Institutional Research
Specified Courses
HIED 5364Leadership in Education3
HIED 5366Assessment in Higher Education3
HIED 6371Fundamentals of Data Management3
HIED 6374Statistics for Instituion Research3
HIED 5379Research in Higher Education3
Total Hours15