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Program at a Glance

Program at a Glance

Online Certificate
9 Credit Hours
$327.32 per credit hour
$1,151.72 per credit hour

Deep Dive into News and Information

Employers value employees who are confident in their understanding and use of scientific research skills. Having the ability to solve problems, analyze data and create new ideas is essential to understanding all of the information that is provided to us as consumers and business professionals. Through UCF’s online Graduate Certificate in Research Smarts, you can advance your career and promote yourself as dependable for making hard decisions when they are most crucial.

Through UCF Online, you’ll learn about the different theories of research and critical thinking and how to apply them to your studies or work. Understand the design of a sound research project from developing the research question to collecting the data, to selecting the best analysis strategy to make strategic conclusions. Utilize findings, facts, and figures to communicate the importance of a systematic approach to project management and team leadership.

When you complete this online graduate certificate you will be prepared to work for private businesses, nonprofit organizations, government agencies and other employers who need to understand the information and data they collect. Get started today and earn your certificate in research smarts.

Related Online Programs

Research Administration Certificate
Research Administration, MRA

Career Opportunities

  • data scientist
  • operations research analyst
  • Outcomes Specialist
  • Program Evaluator
  • project manager
  • Research Director
  • sociologist
  • Survey Researcher