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M.Sc. On Campus

Educational Psychology

University of Kentucky

24 months
Duration
33548 USD/year
33548 USD/year
13674 USD/year
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About

The Master’s of Science (MS) program in Educational Psychology at the University of Kentucky provides students with an in-depth introduction to the field of educational psychology with a special emphasis on the theories and research methodologies employed in this field. 

Overview

Students entering the Master’s of Science (MS) program in Educational Psychology at the University of Kentucky will select a program of study focusing on one of four areas of specialization: multicultural education, quantitative methods, motivation, or development. The Master’s program is typically a two-year program and requires 36 hours of graduate work. Students may choose one of two options: a Thesis Option, which allows the student to engage in an empirical research project, or a Scholarly Paper Option, which allows the student to conduct a focused review of research on a particular topic.

Suggested Timeline for Completion of the Master’s Degree

Faculty are committed to the thorough preparation of Master’s students and understand that the time required to accomplish this preparation may differ depending on numerous factors. Except under extraordinary circumstances, full-time Master’s students complete the program within two years. The following is a suggested timeline that students can use to gauge their progress toward degree completion. A full description of required courses is available in the educational psychology program handbook.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Cognitive Development 
  • Theories of Learning in Education 
  • Motivation and Learning 
  • Problems in Educational Psychology 
  • Psychological and Educational Tests and Measurement 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Resume/Vita.
  • Letters of Recommendation. 
  • Graduate Record Exam (GRE) Scores.
  • Writing Sample.
  • Statement of Purpose

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33548 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    33548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33548 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    13674 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13674 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Lexington-Fayette

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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