Applied Research Methods Advanced Graduate Certificate
The Advanced Certificate in Applied Research Methods at Lindenwood University is intended for individuals who desire to enhance their knowledge of research methods. The courses in this certificate program emphasize the practical application of research in a variety of workplace settings.
Every course in the program incorporates case studies, guest speakers with experience in the field, and research ethics. Courses in the certificate program include action research, program evaluation, and institutional research. Traditional research courses such as statistics and qualitative methods emphasize the practical applications of these techniques.
This certificate program emphasizes not only gathering and analyzing data but also writing for academic publication, grants, and institutional reporting. This certificate is ideal for not only current graduate students but also those already possessing a terminal degree who wish to deepen their knowledge of research and writing for publication. For those with a graduate degree, this certificate offers a possible bridge to a doctoral program.