Masters Programs in Research Methodologies

Compare 4 Masters Programs in Research Methodologies

A master’s degree can be earned in most fields. Admittance to a program is typically contingent upon holding a bachelor’s degree. Students usually must complete between 32 and 60 credit hours of study.

What is a Master in Research Methodologies? These programs typically emphasize a broad range of research methods, both quantitative and qualitative. Students interested in enrolling in a research methodologies master’s program usually have strong research backgrounds. Many students find it is a great stepping stone for further doctoral study. Individuals might find themselves taking courses such as research methods in social sciences, introduction to educational statistics and introduction to linear models. Students are often trained in measurements, statistical methods and research design.

Graduates typically acquire many transferable skills. They can learn to manage projects from start to finish and meet internal and external deadlines. In order to be successful, students usually learn to be self-motivated. These skills can help students reach goals in their professional and personal lives.

The costs associated with earning a master’s degree depend on many factors. Location, program length and required coursework are just a few of those factors. The best course of action is for a prospective student to contact his or her school of choice for specific information about tuition and fees.

Graduates are normally capable of participating in applied research projects, designing and building assessment instruments, analyzing and interpreting data and translating research findings for application to educational settings. Any job with an emphasis on research and analysis is usually a good fit. Students may find themselves working as market research analysts, professors or industry analysts.

Students may find distance learning opportunities or programs offered completely online. The many choices available today make enrollment much easier and more adaptable to the needs of individual students. 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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Master in Business Research (MMBR)

Mannheim Business School
Campus Full time 24 months September 2018 Germany Mannheim

The Mannheim Master in Business Research (MMBR) is a consecutive Master-degree program, culminating in the academic degree Master of Science (M.Sc.). The MMBR is a quantitatively-oriented program with a clear focus on business research. The program is ideal for excellent students who would like to prepare for a structured PhD program at the Center for Doctoral Studies in Business (CDSB), which is supported by the Excellence Initiative. [+]

Master in Business Research (MMBR) Structure and Contents

The Mannheim Master in Business Research (MMBR) is a consecutive Master-degree program, culminating in the academic degree Master of Science (M.Sc.). The MMBR is a quantitatively-oriented program with a clear focus on business research. The program is ideal for

excellent students who would like to prepare for a structured PhD program at the Center for Doctoral Studies in Business (CDSB), which is supported by the Excellence Initiative. Bachelor graduates striving for a non-academic career in a quantitative area of Business (e.g. investment banking, market research, logistics and supply chain optimization, etc.). Specialized

The chairs of the Business School of the University of Mannheim cover a broad spectrum of Business areas. Therefore, students enjoy a large course in a broad variety of Business specializations tracks:... [-]


Master in Public Opinion and Survey Methodology

University of Neuchâtel
Campus Full time 3 semesters February 2019 Switzerland Neuchâtel

Public opinion polls and surveys on social, political and consumer behavior have become more important in recent years. At the same time, methods of data collection as well as techniques and tools for analysis and interpretation of this data have been developed and have become more complex. [+]

Master in Public Opinion and Survey Methodology Objectives

Public opinion polls and surveys on social, political and consumer behavior have become more important in recent years. At the same time, methods of data collection as well as techniques and tools for analysis and interpretation of this data have been developed and have become more complex. Up to now, no university courses have been offered that take into account this development in a broad sense. There is now a recognized need for professionals who are able to combine strong theoretical, methodological and technical knowledge of survey research and who are moreover aware of the legal issues related to data processing.

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Master's Degree in Assessment and Evaluation

University of Oslo
Campus Full time Part time 2 years August 2018 Norway Oslo + 1 more

This program aims to train the next generation of assessment and evaluation specialists, combining technical and analytical skills with communication and representation skills. [+]

This program aims to train the next generation of assessment and evaluation specialists, combining technical and analytical skills with communication and representation skills.

Photo: Øystein Andresen/University of Oslo

Assessment and Evaluation

Assessment and Evaluation are at the heart of modern society where quality assurance of education is crucial, where testing practices at school are debated in the media, where training and selection foster the human capital vital to successful companies, and where accountability questions ask for evidence-based policy and decision making.

Assessment

"The more you teach without finding out who understands the concepts and who doesn’t, the greater the likelihood that only already-proficient students will succeed."- Grant Wiggins... [-]


Master in Interdisciplinary research and studies on Eastern Europe

University of Bologna
Campus Full time October 2018 Italy Forli

The international Master of Arts MIREES is a Second cycle Joint Degree (120 ECTS), awarded by the School of Political Sciences-Forlì Campus in cooperation with the following partner universities: Vytautas Magnus University at Kaunas; Saint-Petersburg State University. [+]

The international Master of Arts MIREES is a Second cycle Joint Degree (120 ECTS), awarded by the School of Political Sciences-Forlì Campus in cooperation with the following partner universities: Vytautas Magnus University at Kaunas; Saint-Petersburg State University.

MIREES is an innovative graduate programme, taught entirely in English , unique in Italy and Europe, devoted to students that have a BA background in Economics, Politics, International Relations, History, Agricultural or Cultural studies at large, and would now like to acquire a specialized, in-depth knowledge of the Post-socialist Countries in transition, the new EU Member States after the Enlargements of 2004 and 2007, as well as the New East-European Neighbour Countries.... [-]