Certificate with Concentration in Qualitative Research
This concentration 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.
Applicants must have a conferred Master's degree from a regionally-accredited institution prior to enrollment.
For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.
Total credits: 18
This certificate may be pursued on a part-time basis only.
Concentration in Qualitative Research (QR)
|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|