Graduate Certificate in Marketing Research

Enhance your marketing acumen with this program, covering survey design, analytics, and rigorous research methods and practices.

Suffolk's Graduate Certificate in Marketing Research (GCMR) is a six-course program designed for individuals interested in marketing research methods and practice. You will gain experience in the design of qualitative and quantitative studies, data analysis, and reporting to inform marketing strategy.

As a part-time student, you can complete the GCMR in as few as nine months. 

Graduate Certificate in Marketing Research at Suffolk

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester: July 15 (International Applicants), August 15 (Domestic Applicants), then rolling
Spring Semester: December 1 (International Applicants), January 4 (Domestic Applicants), then rolling
Learn about the advantages of priority applications.

Application Materials

  • Completed application
  • $50 Application Fee (waived for students who visit campus)
  • Resume
  • Unofficial transcripts of all post-secondary work. Admitted students enrolling in the program will need to have official transcripts, including proof of degree conferral, on file prior to their first class
  • Goal Statement (essay)
  • Letter of Recommendation (learn more)
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic Scores (international students only)

Note: Students must have passed a university-level statistics course in the past five years or have equivalent industry experience.

Cost of Graduate Study at Suffolk

Cost Per Credit (2020-2021) $1,574

Courses & Requirements

Learn more about the classes, requirements, and different options available to complete the program.

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