Online Graduate Certificate in Survey Research
The Online Graduate Certificate in Survey Research prepares students to use survey research in their careers. Students completing their 12-credit certificate will learn the skills and competencies needed to conduct high-quality survey research. These competencies include: questionnaire design, sampling techniques, statistical data analysis, data presentation and sources of public opinion formation. The certificate courses can be applied to the Master of Arts in Survey Research provided the student makes the decision to apply to the Master’s degree program prior to having the certificate awarded.
The following courses are recommended for completion of the graduate certificate. Graduate certificate students and their advisors decide the most appropriate course of study.
View our course descriptions for more information.
|PP 5379 Principles & Methods of Survey Research I||C||3||Fall, Spring|
|Choose three of the following*|
|PP 5322 Evaluating Public Programs||E||3||Summer|
|PP 5332 Advanced Quantitative Methods||E||3||Spring|
|PP 5376 Applied Quantitative Methods**||E||3||Fall|
|PP 5377 Qualitative Methods in Survey Research**||E||3||Fall|
|PP 5382 Project Management||E||3||Fall|
|PP 5384 Political Polling||E||3||Spring|
|PP 5385 Attitude Formation**||E||3||Fall|
|PP 5386 Survey Research Analysis & Reporting||E||3||Spring|
|PP 5387 Surveys for Market Research||E||3||Spring|
|PP 5397 Applied Survey Research: Stata||E||1||Summer|
|PP 5397 Applied Survey Research: SPSS||E||1||Summer|
|PP 5397 Applied Survey Research: R||E||1||Summer|
|PP 5397 Introduction to Multipopulation Survey Research||E||3||Summer|
|PP 5397 Principles & Methods of Survey Research II||E||3||Spring|
|PP 5397 Seminar in the Future of Survey Research||E||3||Fall|
* students must take 12 credits in the UConn GPSR to earn a Graduate certificate
** recommended track for students who do not have professional survey research
The Survey Research Certificate is administered by the Graduate Program in Survey Research, a fully-online program.