Students in the Master of Arts in Educational Psychology program are a mix of P-12 teachers, other professionals, and people who are interested in human development, learning, and motivation as they are applied in various educational contexts.
What You Will Learn
You will learn educational psychology concepts while learning how to apply educational psychology and principles, utilize research findings, design research studies, and understand the multiple dimensions of diversity and their potential impact on development and learning.
Certified teachers can use the Master of Arts in Educational Psychology to improve their practice, make themselves eligible for pay raises, become instructional leaders, support assessment efforts, and pursue doctoral studies. Others students have used the Master of Arts in Educational Psychology to improve educational programming outside of P-12, participate in research and program evaluation, and pursue doctoral studies. Students in this program develop relationships with fellow students as well as faculty members. The program offers a supportive learning environment within the context of asynchronous online courses.