Graduate Certificate in Qualitative Research

Prerequisites

Open to all MU doctoral students.  Students must have taken LTC 8957 Qualitative Methods in Educational Research I or a comparable course outside the College of Education, as approved by the certificate committee.  LTC 8957 will not count towards the 18 hours required for the certificate. Note: LTC 8957 is cross-listed as ED_LPA 8957 and ESC_PS 8957.

Required Courses

Qualitative Research Methods II3
Qualitative Methods in Educational Research II (or comparable course outside the College of Education as approved by the certificate committee; sometimes listed as ED_LPA or LTC)
Qualitative III (Combination of advanced courses in qualitative research)12
Methodologies
Theories
Methods of data production and analysis
Qualitative Research Internship3
Qualitative Research Internship with a Faculty Member
Total Credits18

Courses outside of the College of Education may be accepted upon approval.

For additional information about the CQR, visit: https://education.missouri.edu/degrees-programs/certificates-minors/qualitative-research/ or email: qualcertificate@missouri.edu.