Master’s Degree in Education in Assessment and Effectiveness

The Master´s in Education with a concentration in Assessment and Effectiveness Graduate Program aspires to produce competent leaders in their profession who are capable of designing and implementing assessment plans for learning outcomes and other aspects related to effectiveness. The program of studies equips the student with the knowledge and skills needed to work as an assessor and consultant for assessment processes related to academic programs.

CurriculumTuition and FeesLanguageCareer OptionsCompetenciesProgram Details

Tuition Study level REQUIREMENTS EstimaTED COST**
Graduate Estimated credits
Puerto Rico and Caribbean $195 39 $8,355
(Residents outside
PR and the Caribbean)
$370* 39 $15,180

* Elegible US military students enrolled in fully on-line education programs (undergraduate or graduate) are entitled to a discount in the cost per credit ($275 per credit) as disclosed in the current institutional catalogue.

** Total estimated cost.

*** Costs vary per program.


This program is offered in the following languages:

  • English
  • Spanish

A Master´s in Education with a concentration in Assessment and Effectiveness from National University College will allow you to apply for a wide variety of positions in the job market, such as:

  • Teaching Specialist in Public and Private Institutions
  • Educational Consultant
  • Educational Assessment Department Supervisor or Coordinator
  • Conference Speaker
  • Specialist in Development and Management of Educational Projects

For additional career options, click here.
(Source: : Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor)

The Graduate Program in Education with concentration in Assessment and Effectiveness aspires to produce highly skilled professionals, capable of designing and implementing assessment plans for learning results and for aspects related to effectiveness in both public and private academic institutions.
Students will be able to:

  • Apply critical, reflexive, and creative thinking skills to perform research and find and apply quantitative and qualitative tools for evaluating and solving problems related to the profession.
  • Evaluate academic programs in order to plan, develop, and establish assessment processes that result in continuous improvement and the achievement of the educational goals of any academic organization.
  • Apply effective assessment strategies and techniques to evaluate and direct organizations in the improvement of their educational programs to achieve the academic success of their students.
  • Develop assessment plans that allow them to make decisions related to the evaluation of learning results and effectiveness.

National University College is committed to giving students the necessary information to help them make the right decisions in regards to their education.