Please note: All classes will be taught in a Flex Learning environment for the Fall & Spring—using live Zoom video conferencing—to mirror a more traditional classroom with regular interaction, engaging activities, and the dynamic exploration of topics and concepts.
The Certificate in Education Program Evaluation prepares you with an advanced understanding of program evaluation theory, methods, and applications for the 21st century. Through case studies and hands-on exercises, you’ll develop the well-rounded skills and expertise needed to support and influence programs across not only the education sector, but also non-profit organizations, government, and associations.
In the classroom, you’ll learn from academics and advanced practitioners as you work toward designing and presenting your own program evaluation. Upon completing the program, you’ll be able to effectively measure, evaluate, and report on the success of programming within your organization.
Ideal for: Professionals in education, non-profits, or the public private sector
Professionals in education, non-profits, or the public private sector
Duration: 3 months to 2 years
3 months to 2 years
Format: Flex Learning
Semester of Entry: Fall, spring, summer
Semester of Entry
Fall, spring, summer
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Amy did a really exceptional job keeping the conversations within scope of relevance. The activities also helped me develop the mindset to critically think about programs I develop and how I would eventually want to evaluate them.”
Education Program Evaluation
Upon successful completion of the certificate, you‘ll be able to:
Compare evaluation theories and techniques
Identify design structure of an evaluation tool
Apply appropriate research methodology to program evaluations
Design a program or policy evaluation outline
Leverage evaluation findings to influence future change