The Graduate Certificate in Data Analysis and Evaluation Methods (GCDAEM) focuses on the design of research studies, measurement of variables, data analysis, and formulation of models. Includes instruction in experimental, quasi-experimental, and case study methods; historical research; participant observation; questionnaire design; sampling theory; and statistical methods.
Certificate students will demonstrate the knowledge and understanding of:
- Develop data collection instruments and procedures appropriate for specific research projects
- Show specific knowledge in at least one sphere of program evaluation
- Be able to apply qualitative and quantitative research techniques
All graduate applicants must complete the online Grad Application. A one-time application fee of $40 is required.
Applicants should also review the Graduate Studies Website for individual program specific requirements and tasks that must be completed prior to admission. See Graduate Studies Application Process .
International applicants are subject to additional requirements and application deadlines. See Procedures for International Students .
Official transcripts from a regionally or nationally accredited institution are required and should be sent directly to the UWG Admissions Office.