Post-Doctoral Certificate in Assessment, Evaluation, and Accountability

The ability to assess, evaluate, and communicate the effectiveness of a curriculum, program, or activity has become an increasingly important aspect of creating positive change, not only in classrooms across the country but also in communities, businesses, and organizations around the world.

Prepare to meet the rising demand for professionals who can effectively measure, monitor, and validate a curriculum, a program, or an individual’s performance with the Post-Doctoral Certificate in Assessment, Evaluation, and Accountability. This online certificate program provides the advanced analytical and communication skills needed to design and direct surveys, assessments, and evaluations that enable today’s school systems, corporations, government agencies, and nonprofits to monitor performance and allocate resources more effectively.

Recommended for individuals who have earned a doctorate and are interested in becoming more skilled in this fast-evolving field, the Post-Doctoral Certificate in Assessment, Evaluation, and Accountability provides insight into learning methods and a socially responsible framework that you can apply to increase your capacity to offer leadership to and consult with groups seeking to implement a model of continuous improvement.

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  • “Certificate programs from the Riley College of Education and Leadership are designed to help educators like you update your skills as you advance your career. You can participate in Walden’s collaborative online environments as you share ideas with educators across the country.”

    Dr. Kelley Costner
    Associate Dean of Master’s and Undergraduate Programs
    The Richard W. Riley
    College of Education and Leadership

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Completion Requirements

  • 24 quarter credit hours

This certificate program can be completed in as little as 9 months. Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336. Credits earned from this certificate program may be applied toward certain Walden degree programs.


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Curriculum Component Requirements Cost
Courses 24 total quarter credit hours $625 perquarter credit hour
Technology Fee per quarter $120

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For assistance in deciding which online certificate program fits your goals, request information or speak with an enrollment advisor by calling 1-866-492-5336. A list of international toll-free phone numbers is available for students outside the United States.