Quantitative Research Methods in Education: PhD

Program Information

PROGRAM NAME

Quantitative Research Methods in Education


PROGRAM LEVEL

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)


COLLEGE/SCHOOL AFFILIATION

College of Education




FINAL DEADLINE

Fall Term: January 1


CAMPUS

Eugene


Program Description

The PhD program in quantitative research methods in education (QRME) develops researchers, scholars, and policy leaders who engage in traditions of inquiry that create knowledge and understanding founded in empirical evidence.

The program focuses on:

  • Building a strong understanding of quantitative methods in research
  • Studying causal and complex relationships within applied educational, social, and institutional settings
  • Using research to inform policy and practice in applied educational and social settings 

Ideal QRME PhD students:

  • Understand the importance of evidence and data in making decisions
  • Take an interdisciplinary and systems-level perspective to problems in education
  • Value the union of rigorous research methodology with a strong grounding in theory and practice 

Program Information  Faculty


Application at a Glance

You apply for admission through your program. Detailed instructions are available on the program’s website.

UO Application Requirements

Program-Specific Application Requirements

Required

  • CV
  • GRE (UO Institution Code: 4846)
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Writing Sample

Not Required

  • GMAT

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