2013-2014 Graduate Catalog

Educational Psychology M.A. — Teaching Applications Emphasis

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences

Degree Requirements — 30 Credits

Student take the common set of required credits listed below and select additional elective credits in consultation with their advisor.

See “Educational Psychology M.A.”.

Degree Requirements

Required Major Credits — 30 credit hours

PSY 500Educational Psychology for Teachers


PSY 530Life Span Developmental Psychology


PSY 540Theories and Principles of Learning


PSY 575Educational Assessment


PSY 600Graduate Research Methodology


PSY 640Cultural Issues in Educational Psychology


PSY 644Motivation in Education


PSY 681Cognition and Instruction I


PSY 697Master's Project in Psychology

3 - 6

Elective Credits — 3 hours

This program is offered according to a cohort model in which all students take the courses in the same sequence. All students will register for the same elective course that is offered during the specified semester. The required comprehensive examination will be satisfied by successful completion of the MA Project, as set forth in program guidelines.