The M.A. and Ph.D. require applicants to choose a specialization from developmental and learning sciences; counseling psychology; quantitative, qualitative, and psychometric methods (QQPM); or school psychology (Ph.D. specialization option only).
We offer a master degree in Educational Psychology at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The Developmental and Learning Sciences is focused on advancing and applying theoretical understanding of 1) Social and Emotional Development, 2) Cognition, Learning, and Instruction, and 3) Educational Neuroscience across the lifespan.
The Quantitative, Qualitative and Psychometric Methods is a multidisciplinary program that provides students with a wide range of skills related to research methodology, educational and psychological measurement, and applied statistics. The program is unique in its emphasis on qualitative, quantitative and mixed-method research approaches, and in the integration of cognitive and developmental principles of educational psychology.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Foundations of Educational Research
- Computer-Assisted Research Data Analysis
- Child Psychology
- Psychology of Adolescence
- Psychological Assessment
- Human Cognition and Instruction
- 12 months
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DisciplinesEducational Psychology View 303 other Masters in Educational Psychology in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Application for Graduate Admission
- $50 non-refundable application processing fee
- One set of transcripts, uploaded to MyRED (see transcript upload requirements)
- If your native language is not English: verification of English proficiency
- If you are not a US citizen and you expect to hold an F or J visa
- Entrance exam(s): GRE
- Minimum English proficiency: Paper TOEFL 550, Internet TOEFL 80, IELTS 6.5
- Personal statement
- Three recommendation letters
International996 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
National996 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State341 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 341 USD per credit during 12 months.
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