The goal of the RMS MA and PhD degree Program is to enhance the development and use of research in the social and health sciences. Our faculty will equip you with cutting‐edge research skills, creative educational vision, social responsibility and sufficient experience in application of your skills and knowledge to achieve mastery. We are committed to shaping a safe, sustainable, democratic and just world and believe that high-quality research is one approach to doing this. We are pleased to have you join us in this venture.
The education and social sciences fields have a growing need for professionals with strong skills in research design and data analysis. The Research Methods and Statistics (RMS) Program provides the courses and experiences necessary to conduct and supervise effective social science research.
Graduates with RMS degrees hold professional positions at testing companies, universities, school districts and state agencies, among others. Admission to the master’s program requires a BA or BS degree. Admission to the doctoral program requires a MA degree.
InContext Learning Experiences
Examples of InContext learning experiences our students have participated in include:
- Apply your quantitative knowledge and skills to address low voter participation at a paid internship with Metro Organization for People (MOP)
- Create and launch community health surveys as a Research Associate at the Rocky Mountain Prevention Research Center