Educational Psychology

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Doctoral Minor Requirements — 15 Credits

Admission Requirements . The minor will be open to all students who are enrolled in good standing in a doctoral degree program at the University of Northern Colorado. Doctoral students must notify the Educational Psychology program director by submitting: 1) a letter stating their intent to obtain a minor in Educational Psychology, and 2) a letter from their doctoral program advisor indicating approval of the minor.

Degree Requirements

Concentration Area — 15 hours (minimum)

Substitutions will be allowed if they are approved by the Graduate Program Coordinator or the School Director.

Select one of three concentration areas:

1) Learning and Cognition Concentration

PSY 540Theories and Principles of Learning

3

PSY 590Seminar in History and Systems

3

PSY 661Trends and Issues in Educational Psychology

3

PSY 681Cognition and Instruction I

3

PSY 682Cognition and Instruction II

3

PSY 685Advanced Seminar in Learning and Cognition

3

2) Human Development Concentration

PSY 530Life Span Developmental Psychology

3

PSY 590Seminar in History and Systems

3

PSY 630Advanced Child and Adolescent Psychology

3

PSY 661Trends and Issues in Educational Psychology

3

PSY 684Advanced Seminar in Human Development

3

3) Research and Measurement Concentration

PSY 575Educational Assessment

3

PSY 661Trends and Issues in Educational Psychology

3

PSY 674Measurement I: Educational Testing

3

PSY 675Measurement II: Advanced Techniques

3

PSY 686Advanced Seminar in Measurement and Assessment

3