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Educational Psychology

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

12 months
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996 USD/credit
996 USD/credit
341 USD/credit
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About

At the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the Department of Educational Psychology offers a Master of Arts (M.A.) in Educational Psychology, an Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) in educational psychology, and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in psychological studies in education. 

Overview

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Foundations of Educational Research
  • Computer-Assisted Research Data Analysis
  • Child Psychology
  • Psychology of Adolescence
  • Psychological Assessment 
  • Human Cognition and Instruction

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

30-36

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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
  • Resume
  • Three recommendation letters

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    996 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    996 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    341 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 341 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Lincoln

926 - 1371 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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