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A master’s degree is the result of years of study in a graduate program. Such a degree qualifies graduates as experts in a particular field and can put them on the right track towards earning a doctoral degree.

What is a Master in Education Research? This degree program can improve students’ research skills as they pertain to education theories and systems. Students should be able to graduate with an in-depth understanding of how to conduct and analyze their own research to make improvements in educational and academic programs. Required coursework in this program may include classical test theory, inferential statistics, organizational theory, data collection, parameter estimation and evaluation design.

An education research degree should prepare graduates for the workforce. Through their coursework, students can improve their analytical, communications and teamwork skills, which can help them secure a job in research fields after graduation.

There are many factors, such as whether a student can commit to a full-time schedule, that can affect program costs. The best way for students to completely understand costs is to reach out to the school of their choice for more information.

Graduates with an education research degree should be able to find work in a variety of fields and organizations, including universities, financial institutions, school districts, nonprofits or other business sectors. They may find work as learning directors, developing new curriculums for schools to follow, or serve as advisers or counselors, helping apply research results to real-world situations. Other potential careers include data analyst, research coordinator, education administrator, lead researcher and measurement adviser.

Online education research programs are available at schools around the world. These programs may be especially attractive to students who have full-time jobs, live in rural areas or otherwise cannot commit to traditional college schedules. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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4 Results in Education Research

Universidad Autonoma de Aguascalientes

The Master in Educational Research, is a postgraduate program recognized by its HIGH QUALITY in the level of Consolidation granted by CONACYT in the National Program of P ... [+]

The Master in Educational Research, is a postgraduate program recognized by its HIGH QUALITY in the level of Consolidation granted by CONACYT in the National Program of Postgraduate Quality (PNPC).

It is a program oriented to the education of educational researchers that emphasizes the methodological and technical aspects of research. That is to say, it is a program whose strength lies in the methodological training provided, including the orientation and effective support that are offered to students for the development of their thesis throughout the semesters that integrate the curriculum.

The lines that organize the research work of the teachers who support the Master in Educational Research are:... [-]

Mexico Aguascalientes
July 2019
Spanish
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Universidad Sergio Arboleda

The program has a number of Institutional and International Conventions: San Pablo CEU University, Spain, LASPAU - Harvard, the University of Antioquia and the Autonomous ... [+]

Master in Teaching and Research University

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• To train professionals in the various areas of knowledge, pedagogical fundamentals that help optimize their teaching.

• To train professionals in the various areas of knowledge in the foundation and research practice, allowing them to develop research projects in their field.

• Develop research processes conducive to interdisciplinary work in research groups.

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International Agreements

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The program has a number of Institutional and International Conventions: San Pablo CEU University, Spain, LASPAU - Harvard, the University of Antioquia and the Autonomous University of Mexico, as well as the various conventions of research groups, such as the Technology Monterrey and La Trobe in Australia. ... [-]

Colombia Bogotá Santa Marta
January 2020
Full-time
Campus
University of Stirling

This innovative Masters course prepares you for a career in educational research, whether you plan to go on to a doctorate or take your research in other directions. ... [+]

Overview

This innovative Masters course prepares you for a career in educational research, whether you plan to go on to a doctorate or take your research in other directions.

Under the expert guidance of our team of leading academics, you’ll develop a broad range of research skills. You’ll learn to design and plan research projects and collect, analyse, interpret and report qualitative and quantitative data. By the time you graduate you’ll have a deeper understanding of the theoretical, ethical, political and comparative aspects of carrying out educational research.

The course also covers digital methodologies, and you’ll be involved with cutting-edge research projects currently being carried out by staff in the Faculty of Social Sciences.... [-]

United Kingdom Stirling
August 2019
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 27 months
Campus
Online & Campus Combined
Tampere University

The Erasmus Mundus Master's Degree Programme in Research and Innovation in Higher Education (MARIHE) focuses on the management of higher education, research and innovatio ... [+]

Preparing higher education for the future

Competence to take the leading role in institutional development.

Institutions in higher education, research and innovation play a central role in the advancement of societies and economies. They foster economic growth, strengthen technological progress, and enhance job creation. In addition, higher education institutions contribute to the personal development of individuals and help educate proactive citizens in societies. To achieve the best possible results, these institutions require modern and effective management.

The Erasmus Mundus Master's Degree Programme in Research and Innovation in Higher Education (MARIHE) focuses on the management of higher education, research and innovation. It provides students with competencies to act as change agents able to take the leading role in institutional development.... [-]

Finland Tampere
August 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus