Human Development, M.A. | University of Maryland | College Park, United States
12 months
Duration
18965 USD/year
18965 USD/year
4847 USD/year
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About

The M.A. Human Development program at University of Maryland requires 30 credit hours and offers both a thesis option (24 hours of courses plus 6 hours of thesis) and a non-thesis option (24 hours of courses plus 6 hours of supervised placement in an organization and accompanying papers)

Overview

We offer a master degree in Human Development at University of Maryland. 

Features 

  • Courses in biological, social, cognitive, and personality development and in quantitative methods and a written comprehensive examination are required for all master's degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History and Systems in Human Development
  • Advanced Educational Psychology
  • Quantitative Research Methods
  • Social Development and Socialization Processes
  • Cognitive Development and Learning
  • Human Development and Neuroscience
  • Peer Culture and Group Processes in Human Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The minimum academic standard for regular admission to the Graduate School is a B average, or 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, in a program resulting in the award of a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, or an equivalent degree and standing from a comparable foreign institution.
  • Standards for admission to a PhD program are generally higher than those for admission to a certificate or an MS program. Applicants must also document, where necessary, successful completion of undergraduate prerequisites for graduate study in the chosen field.
  • Applicants must meet the minimum requirements set by the Graduate School and must meet departmental and/or program-specific requirements which may exceed the minimum. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18965 USD/year
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  • National

    18965 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 18965 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4847 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4847 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for College Park

1676 - 2838 USD /month
Living costs

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