Program Coordinator/Certificate in IR
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Institutional Research web site.
The Certificate in Institutional Research at The Florida State University is an online Certificate program designed to provide academic and professional development opportunities for institutional researchers, administrators, graduate students, and faculty from all areas of higher education. Students will have the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and understanding of institutional research, explore institutional, state, and national databases, and apply their knowledge to practical situations.
Regionally accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
The certificate is designed to provide academic and professional development opportunities for institutional researchers, administrators, graduate students, and faculty from all areas of higher education.
These courses may not be offered every semester.
Completion of a bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited institution.
Applications for the Certificate in Institutional Research are accepted on a continuous basis. However, it is recommended that students begin the program in the summer with the Introduction to Institutional Research course. Applications are evaluated by the program coordinator and the program director using the following criteria:
Note: Lack of experience in institutional or educational research will not negate acceptance. Research interests and the potential for professional development are major considerations in the application evaluation process. To apply to the Certificate in Institutional Research program, please fill out the application form below and email it to the Program Coordinator.
Florida State University Certificate in Institutional Research Application
The Certificate program consists of 18 credit hours of graduate-level coursework in three areas of study:
Students may transfer in up to six (6) elective credits from graduate-level courses in Research and/or Statistics.
The cost of this program is equal to tuition and fees for the Academic Year 2016-17 as stated on the Student Business Services website, plus a per credit hour distance learning fee (fees vary by course). Contact the department for more specific fee information relative to student status and location.