This graduate certificate provides supplemental preparation for qualitative researchers in higher education and policy organizations. Coursework is interdisciplinary and will provide theoretical and applied research training across case study, ethnography, grounded theory, mixed methods, narrative inquiry, and participatory action research.
The graduate certificate in qualitative research may be pursued only on a part-time basis.
For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.
Total credits: 18
|EDRS 812||Qualitative Methods in Educational Research||3|
|EDRS 822||Advanced Applications of Qualitative Methods||3|
|EDRS 895||Qualitative Methods Capstone Project||3|
|Select 9 credits from the following:||9|
|Critical Discourse Analysis in Education Research|
|Mixed Methods Research: Integrating Qualitative and Quantitative Approaches|
|Advanced Research Methods in Self-Study of Professional Practice|
|Qualitative Case Study Methods|
|Document Analysis and Archival Research|
|Participatory Action Research|
|Special Topics in Research Methods|