This certificate is being suspended. New students may enroll in this certificate through Summer 2021. Students currently enrolled in certificate courses or modules will have until the end of the Spring 2022 term to finish the remaining requirements for completion of this certificate.
UW-Stout's Certificate in Institutional Research offers you online course flexibility to start or advance your career as a Director/Associate Director of Institutional Research, Research Analyst, Assessment Coordinator, Data Analyst, Research Associate, and many other positions in both for-profit and non-profit organizations.The Association for Institutional Research maintains a current listing of positions relevant to the knowledge and skills developed through this certificate program.
Our comprehensive program will provide you with a foundation in:
- Enrollment management
- Data management and strategic planning
- Ethical considerations
- Project management
- Data collection and analysis
The Institutional Research Capstone Practicum course provides real-world experience.
Set your own pace and gain valuable expertise in research methods and processes relevant to multiple audiences including higher education professionals, non-profit and healthcare administrators, public policy makers, and stakeholders. The online certificate courses are offered concurrently and can be taken in any order. Credits earned can be applied toward UW-Stout's Master of Science in Applied Psychology.