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Educational Research | Master’s Degree

Vermont State University

This degree is intended for candidates who already have their initial license and at least 3 years of teaching experience in PreK-12 public schools. Candidates who are not planning to obtain a teaching license may also pursue this degree.


The Educational Research (Master of Science) program is a course of study designed to promote the use of action research to inform classroom practice and educate teachers about research methodologies to activate change in public education.

The program develops professional scholar-practitioners who are well-versed in current educational theory and practice. The Research Core Sequence includes an introduction to research methods, specific instruction in framing research questions, and qualitative and quantitative data collection and management. During the program, students acquire the skills to conduct classroom research. They collect and analyze data and present the results of their research. Faculty offer each candidate individualized support as they write their thesis.

Cost Total Cost $23,796

  • Tuition (total) $23,796

  • Cost per credit $661

  • Cost information is approximate, please visit the program's website for the most up to date information available.

Financial Assistance

  • Grants & Scholarships

    Graduate students typically finance their education through loans. Some grants and scholarships may be available. Please contact the school for more information.

    State or Local Grant
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    State or Local Scholarship
    Private Scholarship
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    Veteran Educational Assistance Program
    Department of Defense (DoD) Tuition Assistance
    State or Local Military Assistance

  • Loans

    Most graduate financial aid is in the form of federal unsubsidized loans. You must fill out the FAFSA at to be considered.

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    Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loan

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