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We are members of many industry associations and abide by the Codes and Professional Standard of many, and all, when a condition of our membership with a given association. 

Additionally, the materials referenced here and elsewhere in Industry Resources are not and should not be construed as endorsements, legal advice and / or as exhaustive resources. They are intended for educational purposes only in an effort to elevate the status of the insights and strategies industry. Nichols Research cannot guarantee that all information is current or accurate. Visitors are encouraged to seek their own legal advice regarding specific issues or concerns.

Professional / Trade Industry Associations

If you are aware of reputable industry associations that should be added to the list above, please contact info@nicholsresarch.com.

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Marketing Research Educational Institutions/University Certificate Programs

Burke Institute: http://www.burkeinstitute.com/

*Marketing Research Institute International (MRII): http://blog.mrii.org/home/

*Our very own Executive Vice President, Michael Mermelstein, is a director for MRII!

Fairleigh Dickinson University: http://view2.fdu.edu/campuses-and-centers/metropolitan-campus/

The George Washington University: http://go.gwu.edu/surveydesign

The Marketing Research Association (MRA), Professional Research Certification (PRC): http://www.marketingresearch.org/advance-career/prc/get-certified

Research Rockstar: http://www.researchrockstar.com/

RIVA Training Institute and Market Research: http://www.rivainc.com/

The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education: http://www.georgiacenter.uga.edu/courses/market-research/principles-of-market-research

University of Illinois – Chicago: http://srm.uic.edu/

If you are aware of other learning institutions or universities that offer industry specific certificates and should be added to the list above, please contact info@nicholsresarch.com.

Universities / Marketing Research Specific Degrees

University of California – Davis Extension
Applied Sensory and Consumer Science Certificate Program
www.extension.ucdavis.edu/sensory
Degree: Certificate in Applied Sensory and Consumer Science

The University of Connecticut
Department of Public Policy
Terry College of Business
http://surveyresearch.uconn.edu/
Degree: Master of Arts in Survey Research; Graduate Certificate in Survey Research

The University of Connecticut
Department of Public Policy
Terry College of Business
http://surveyresearch.uconn.edu/
Degree: Master of Arts in Survey Research; Graduate Certificate in Survey Research

DePaul University
College of Business
http://www.depaul.edu/university-catalog/degree-requirements/graduate/business/marketing-analysis-ms/Pages/default.aspx
Degree: Master of Science in Marketing Analysis

Northwestern University
School of Professional Studies
http://sps.northwestern.edu/program-areas/graduate/predictive-analytics/index.php
Degree: Master of Science in Predictive Analytics

University of Chicago
Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies
1427 E. 60th Street.
Chicago, IL 60637
Ph. 773-702-1722
Web: https://grahamschool.uchicago.edu/credit/master-science-analytics/index
Degree: Master of Science in Analytics

Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville
Director, Master of Marketing Research (MMR) Program
www.siue.edu/academics/degrees-and-programs/graduate/marketing-research/
Degree: Master of Marketing Research

Joint Program in Survey Methodology  (JPSM)
University of Maryland
www.jpsm.umd.edu
Degrees: Graduate Certificate in Survey Statistics
Graduate Certificate in Intermediate Survey Methods
Master of Science in Survey Methodology
Ph.D. in Survey MethodologyMassachusetts

Michigan State University
MSMR Program Director: Richard A. Spreng
Department of Marketing
Eli Broad College of Business
broad.msu.edu/msmr
Degree: Master of Science in Marketing Research

University of Michigan – Ann Arbor
Institute for Social Research
http://psm.isr.umich.edu/
Degrees: Master of Science in Survey Methodology
Ph.D. in Survey Methodology
Certificate in Survey Methodology

Missouri State University
Marketing Department
https://www.missouristate.edu/mkt/Undergraduate/research.htm
Degree: Bachelor of Science, Accelerated MBA in Marketing Research

University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Graduate Studies
http://www.unl.edu/gradstudies/prospective/programs/SRAM
Degree: Master of Science in Survey Research and Methodology

Rutgers
Rutgers Business School
http://business.rutgers.edu/mba/flex/concentrations/mria
Degree: Master of Business Administration in Marketing Research Insights and Analytics

Baruch College – CUNY
Zicklin School of Business
http://zicklin.baruch.cuny.edu/programs/graduate/ms/degrees/quant-methods.html
Degree: Master of Science in Quantitative Methods and Modeling

Hofstra University
Beron Hall
Graduate Programs Office
http://bulletin.hofstra.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=60&poid=6080
Degree: Master of Science in Marketing Research

Pace University
Lubin School of Business
http://www.pace.edu/academics/graduate-students/degrees/customer-intelligence-and-analytics-ms
Degree: Master of Science in Customer Intelligence and Analytics

College of Mount Saint Vincent
Fishlinger Center for Public Policy Research
http://www.mountsaintvincent.edu/academics/undergraduate-college/programs/all-programs/bs-market-data-analytics/
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Market Data Analytics

Xavier University
The Williams College of Business
http://www.xavier.edu/master-science-customer-analytics/
Degree: Master of Science in Customer Analytics

Clemson University
College of Business and Behavioral Science
http://business.clemson.edu/departments/marketing/mkt_grad.htm
Degree: Masters of Science Marketing

University of Texas – Arlington
College of Business
Marketing Department
http://wweb.uta.edu/marketing/msmr.html
Degree: Master of Science in Marketing Research

Pacific Lutheran University
School of Business
http://www.plu.edu/msmr/
Degree: Master of Science in Marketing Research

University of Wisconsin – Madison
A.C. Nielsen Center for Marketing Research
School of Business
www.bus.wisc.edu/nielsencenter
Degrees: Master of Business Administration in Marketing Research

If you are aware of other universities that offer marketing research specific degrees and should be added to the list above, please contact info@nicholsresarch.com.