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. If you apply to the MSM, MSBA, or MBA degree program at the Sawyer Business School within a year of completing this certificate and earn a GPA of 3.3 or higher, you won't need to take the GRE or GMAT.

Paying for Graduate School

Cost Per Credit (2018-2019)
For Part-Time students

Application Deadlines

Semester Deadline
Fall March 15 (Priority), then rolling
Spring October 15 (Priority), then rolling
Summer April 1 (Priority), then rolling

Learn more about the advantages of priority applications.

Application Materials:

  • Completed online application
  • $50 Application Fee
  • Resume
  • Official transcripts for all post-secondary education
  • Goal Statement (essay)
  • Letter of Recommendation (learn more)

Gainful Employment Disclosures

View the Federally Mandated Gainful Employment Disclosure for the Graduate Certificate in Marketing Research.

Courses & Requirements

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

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