Educational Psychology, Ph.D.
Application DeadlinesApplications are accepted on an ongoing basis.
See table on this page for application and
admission decision schedule.
Degree Program: Educational Psychology
Program Code: PHD-EDPY
Department: Individual, Family & Community Education
Program: Educational Psychology
The Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Psychology requires 72 credit hours plus 18 dissertation hours. Doctoral students develop advanced skills in one or more research methodologies. They acquire hands-on research experiences through research internships. The program also offers opportunities to develop college-level teaching skills through teaching internships and assistantships. The program is designed to give students a broad and critical perspective on the psychological factors affecting individuals in schools, other educational settings, and other learning situations throughout the life span. The program also emphasizes critical evaluation and application of research and theory based on a firm grounding in measurement, assessment, research methodology, and quantitative methods.
Application and Admissions
Educational Psychology M.A. and PhD. Application and Admission Schedule
|Degree being applied for:||Complete Application Dueby:||Faculty will most likely make decision||For admission beginning the|
|MA or PhD||March 1||April 1||Summer or Fall|
|MA or PhD||October 1||November 1||Spring Semester|
|Combined MA/PhD||December 1||February 14||Fall Semester|