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Educational Psychology - Applied Developmental Science

University of Virginia

12 months
27540 USD/year
27540 USD/year
17280 USD/year
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Transform the lives of children and youth at the intersection of science and human development. The Educational Psychology - Applied Developmental Science Master's program from University of Virginia provides strong faculty mentorship.

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The  Educational Psychology - Applied Developmental Science Master's program from University of Virginia is housed in the Curry School's Educational Leadership, Foundations and Policy Department . Our program is designed specifically for students who are interested in learning how developmental processes influence learning, performance and behavior in educational settings.Students spend their days attending small classes, reading about engaging topics, reflecting and writing about contemporary issues in education, discussing research methods with other students and faculty and participating in research studies and programs designed to promote the positive development of children, youth and adults.


Our students work as educators, researchers, practitioners, and consultants, in settings such as schools, research and policy organizations, consultancies, academic research centers, community-based organizations, nonprofit youthserving, or health-related agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Educational Psychology
  • Developmental Science
  • Methods Courses
  • Electives
  • Internship

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 21 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

If space is available, applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and decisions will be released within two weeks.


35 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (verbal)
145 (quantitative)
4 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Create an Application Account to begin applying. 
  • You are required to submit two letters of recommendations.
  • Upload copies of transcripts showing college coursework and degrees completed to date. Unofficial copies are acceptable. 
  • Pay the $85 application fee. Your application will be considered unsubmitted until the application fee is paid or waived. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27540 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    27540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27540 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17280 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Charlottesville

990 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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