The M.Ed. in Measurement & Statistics requires a minimum of 45 credits:
- 22+ credits in Measurement & Statistics
- 6 credits in Educational Foundations
- 6+ credits in an outside area (e.g., statistics, psychology, public policy, etc.)
- 9 credits for thesis/project
All course selections are to be appropriate for your career goals and negotiated with your advisor, who has the discretion to recommend or require certain courses depending on your background. You should carefully review the Program Requirements for details about all components of the M.Ed. course of study. You must also follow the Degree Requirements of the Graduate School; among these are that a course of study should include at least 18 credits at the 500 level or above as well as 18 graded credits.
Doctoral Program: Ph.D. students have typically already completed the master's degree couresework listed above, and work closely with their advisor to create a highly tailored program of study that includes advanced coursework in Measurement & Statistics, a sub-area within Education, and outside coursework to gain broader perspective and deeper insight into specialized topics. Ph.D. students have specific requirements and mile stones that can be viewed here.