American University's online Master of Science in Measurement & Evaluation provides the skills to systematically collect, analyze and use data to evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of programs. Graduates of this program are prepared to help meet the critical organizational need to establish evaluation, monitoring and reporting systems to demonstrate the impacts of programs, projects and policies.
This degree will prepare you for work in roles leading evaluation, monitoring, and reporting of projects, programs and policies in environments that include government agencies, universities, nonprofit organizations, and corporations and businesses. Typical roles could include director of evaluation, research and evaluation analyst, evaluation scientist, head of evaluation, senior research associate, and other related technical positions across a wide range of industries.
93 percent of American University students with graduate degrees find jobs or go on to further studies within six months of graduation.