Graduate Certificate in Institutional Research
Pennsylvania State University

Program Details

Pennsylvania State University World Campus offers a Graduate Certificate in Institutional Research. This program is for researchers who want more academic knowledge of decision making, planning, and assessment of how institutions research. Professionals in this field learn policy, information, and methodologies for best research practices.


  • Must hold either a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution or a tertiary (postsecondary) degree that is deemed comparable to a four-year bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution
  • Official transcripts from each institution attended
  • Reference
  • Resume
  • Personal statement

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education