Graduate Program in Survey Research
Whether performing a market study or analyzing public policy, UConn’s versatile Graduate Program in Survey Research helps professionals from many fields precisely identify the variables that make a difference. The Graduate Program in Survey Research delivers high-quality instruction in qualitative and quantitative data collection and data analysis techniques through a robust online delivery platform.
UConn GPSR Prepares You for a Career
At UConn, we train survey professionals, in traditional and cutting-edge methodologies, to gather data about attitudes, opinions, behaviors, or emographics and analyze that information to answer complex questions. Survey researchers play a critical role in market research, allowing businesses to measure the effectiveness of media campaigns, determine the feasibility of new products and services, and make strategic decisions. Surveys are also an effective tool for policy and program evaluation, helping public and political leaders, as well as non-profits, gauge public opinion on a variety of topics.
Survey research jobs are predicted to have a faster than average growth rate in the coming years, with the Bureau of Labor Statistics projecting a 12% increase in the field between 2014 and 2024. Career advancement and a higher salary usually require an advanced education.
Public Policy News
- DPP Community Hour Recap – Answering Questions About Fall 2020DPP Community Hour Recap – Answering Questions About Fall 2020 UConn’s Department of Public Policy (DPP) held an online Community Hour on the evening of Thursday, July 9, 2020 to give its students a chance to meet with faculty and staff, visit with their classmates, and ask questions. There are a lot of questions this […]
- Recapping “Beyond Thoughts and Prayers” Panel DiscussionBeyond Thoughts & Prayers: Strategies to Eradicate Anti-Black Police Violence On Thursday, June 25, 2020, the UConn Department of Public Policy partnered with Professor Brandi Blessett, Associate Professor and Director of the Masters of Public Administration Program at the University of Cincinnati, to present a conversation discussing solutions to the police violence against black people […]