International Education Data Analysis, AC

Our advanced certificate in international education data analysis offers high-level training in collecting and analyzing data concerning crucial educational matters both domestically and globally. This certificate is also designed to respond to the growing demand for skilled professionals trained in mixed methods research. Our program is open to current University at Buffalo Graduate School of Education students only.

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Why choose UB’s program?

  1. Our program offers a comprehensive skill set in both quantitative and qualitative research methods, allowing you to specialize in one while becoming proficient in the other.
  2. You'll gain insight into educational issues worldwide, applying research methods effectively across national boundaries.
  3. Our students collaborate with experienced faculty and peers dedicated to research, enriching their academic journey with diverse perspectives and expertise.


Academic credential granted Advanced Certificate (AC)
Credits required for completion 13
Time to completion 2 to 4 semesters
Course delivery On campus
Application deadline Priority Deadlines
Fall: April 1, then rolling until Aug. 10
Spring: Nov. 1, then rolling until Jan. 10

The Value of an Advanced Certificate

In today’s dynamic professional environment, continuous self-improvement is essential for career success. Advancements, competition and evolving landscapes require professionals to maintain current, industry-relevant knowledge, skills, and competencies. Advanced certificates can complement completed degrees or serve as standalone credentials. Regardless of your chosen path, an advanced certificate offers additional knowledge and opportunities to refine professional skills, facilitating career advancement. They offer a flexible, accessible and cost-effective educational route to pursue career goals and remain competitive.

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