The Department of Educational Psychology's graduate minor is for MA and PhD students in another program at the University of Minnesota who are interested in a minor in educational psychology.
The Department of Educational Psychology also offers a minor in educational psychology with an emphasis in psychological foundations of education.
As a student in our learning sciences certificate program, you’ll study learning theories, methodologies, designs, and evidence-based practices central to teaching and conducting research that supports the learning process. You’ll take courses in educational psychology, curriculum and instruction, computer science, and broader areas of education and human development. Throughout your coursework, you’ll explore how individuals learn and develop across educational, social, cultural, and technological contexts. This understanding will help you inform effective and equitable educational research, instruction, and policies.