Loyola University Chicago

School of Education

MA in Research Methodology


This terminal masters is for individuals interested in careers as data analysts, evaluators, or institutional researchers for academic institutions, large professional organizations, testing companies, and consulting agencies. Individuals considering future doctoral study may also choose to do the optional thesis requirement, which provides an opportunity to conduct independent research.

The program emphasizes a broad range of research methods including both quantitative and qualitative methods. This degree is conferred by The Graduate School.

The Research Methodology Program Distinguished Alumnus/a Award is given for outstanding contributions to the profession and the school. It is presented annually at the Loyola School of Education’s Fall Alumni Reception.

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