The Department of Educational Psychology provides training in the cognitive, emotional, and social learning processes that underlie education and human development across the lifespan, including: the psychological foundations of education, research methods, the practice and science of counseling psychology, school psychology, and special education.
Faculty and students provide leadership and consultation to the state, nation, and international community. The department's scholarship and teaching enhance professional practice in schools and universities, community mental health agencies, business and industrial organizations, early childhood programs, and government agencies.
Fields of study
Counseling and Student Personnel Psychology
M.A., Ph.D., licensure
Psychological Foundations of Education
Specific tracks within Psych Foundations include:
- Learning and cognition/educational technology
- Social psychological and social developmental processes in educational psychology (including human relations)
Quantitative Methods in Education (QME)
M.A./Specialist certificate, Ph.D.
B.S., M.Ed., M.A., Ph.D.