Research, Evaluation, Measurement and Statistics, PhD
Doctorate in Research, Evaluation, Measurement and Statistics
This program prepares students for the proper use and application of advanced statistics
and evaluation procedures, specifically applied in the social and behavioral disciplines
of education, psychology, counseling and other related fields. Our graduates are prepared
for educational research and evaluation positions in schools, government agencies,
private corporations and foundations, colleges and universities, research institutions
and national testing centers.
This program requires 60-credit hours of coursework beyond the master’s degree, including
theoretical and applied statistical methods in education, psychology and social sciences,
with additional coursework in educational psychology and a cognate area of your choice.
Degree completion requires 15 hours of doctoral dissertation.
Research and Faculty
Faculty expertise includes:
Longitudinal data analysis
Accountability and policy evaluation
Item response theory
Structural equation modeling
“We strive to offer students a quality educational experience. Students
come to our program with different educational and work backgrounds and they enjoy
learning to apply statistics, data analyses, and evaluation methods to study and understand
problems in a variety of fields.”
- Dr. Jam Khojasteh REMS faculty program coordinator