This Ed.M. in Learning, Cognition and Development program from Rutgers University serves as an enriching theoretical background for the education professional and/or a foundation for further study at the doctoral level. The study of how human beings learn, think, and grow forms the academic core of a variety of educational careers and applied doctoral programs and allows the student with an interest in psychology to obtain a master’s degree while keeping options open concerning future employment and/or possible doctoral training.
The program’s learning goals are:
- Attain mastery of psychological constructs and theories relevant to learning, cognition and development.
- Appropriately apply these psychological constructs and theories to educational settings and related applied contexts.
- Achieve skill in the critical evaluation of empirical evidence related to the psychology of education.
- Attain competence in oral and written communication on topics within educational psychology.
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- Psychology of Learning
- Educational Psychology: Theories of Cognition & Instruction
- Cooperative and Collaborative Learning
- Cognitive and Motivational Learning Strategies
- Motivation in the Classroom
- Seminar in Learning, Cognition, and Development
- Cognition and Memory
- Cognition and Language from Birth to Eight
- Language Acquisition
- 60 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Applications can be completed online or obtained from the Office of Graduate and Professional Admissions
- A complete listing of degree requirements for the on-campus program is available for download.
- For information regarding the online LCD program, please review the brochure. A complete listing of degree requirements for the online program is also available for download.
- Accepted students will have 5 years to complete the program, from the beginning of any course work to be counted toward the program.
International30144 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15072 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
National30144 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15072 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
In-State17736 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 8868 USD per semester and a duration of 60 months.
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