The Nebraska Evaluation and Research (NEAR) Center's purpose is to promote sound statistical, measurement, and research (e.g., Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods) methodology. In addition the Center serves as a hands-on training program for graduate students in the Quantitative, Qualitative, & Psychometric Methods (QQPM) program.
The mission of the Nebraska Academy for Methodology, Analytics and Psychometrics is to promote the advancement of sophisticated methodologies and analytics to support and enhance rigorous, substantive research within the educational, social and behavioral sciences.
They conduct original research, provide project services, and host training opportunities.
The mission of the Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and Schools is to impact lives through research that advances learning and development.
They conduct research through grant-funded projects, provide comprehensive grant support, and share research findings across audiences and platforms.