Graduate student programs
Licensure in Early Childhood Education
Our licensure programs prepare outstanding teachers of young children with a strong foundation in child development theory and research and developmentally appropriate methodology for teaching within the early childhood years (birth – age 8).
Online M.A. in Applied Child and Adolescent Development
Draw on development science to address the needs of children and adolescents in practice and through policy. Apply to one of three specialized tracks – infant and early childhood mental health, child life, or individualized studies – to tailor your degree to your professional goals.
Ph.D. in Child Psychology
Our program focuses primarily on training in research on human development. Students who find the best fit have a background in research and a strong interest in research at the doctoral level. Most graduates of our program take positions in academic or research settings.
Affiliated Graduate Minors and Certificates
In addition to the above programs, we are partners in offering a number of graduate-level minor and certificate programs: