What will I learn?

The Master’s in Education with a concentration in Educational Evaluation and Data Analysis (EEDA) prepares you to work in K-20 educational data settings such as program evaluation, assessment, and institutional research.

K-20 educational systems are awash in data from students, faculty, classrooms, and campuses. The EEDA concentration prepares you to approach questions about program evaluation, academic achievement, and institutional effectiveness by designing data analyses that meet the applied research need. Upon graduation, you will understand theory and methods, as well as possess practical experience and ethical awareness to meet the demands and challenges in educational settings.


Designed for individuals and working professionals who want to make a difference in a K-20 educational setting.
You will be prepared for a career in which data and analytics are used to inform leadership about critical school and university topics, in roles such as K-12 assessment professionals, institutional researchers, data analysts, data managers, and education evaluators.

Which department am I in?

School of Educational Studies

Study options

Full Time (15 months)

Tuition fees
USD $2,000 per unit

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

5 July 2020

Start date

1 September 2020


School of Educational Studies

150 E. 10TH ST,



91711, United States

Entry requirements

For international students

CGU requires applicants to submit proof of a completed a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university. The school also requires a minimum standard of a B average in undergraduate coursework (3.0 on a 4.0 scale).

A minimum TOEFL score of 95 iBT, or a minimum IELTS score of 7.0 with no sub-score lower than 6.5, is required for direct-entry admission. Admitted students who score below 95 iBT on the TOEFL, or below 7.0 on the IELTS, will be required to successfully complete ISP (earning a grade of B or higher in each required ISP course) prior to beginning their degree programs.

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About this uni

Being part of the reputable Claremont Colleges, students at CGU enjoy access to superior resources and services.

  • A pioneer in higher education
  • Offers students industry-specific courses
  • CGU faculty are widely recognized as leaders in their fields
  • All students are considered for merit-based fellowships