Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Psychology

The Department of Educational Psychology is home to a variety of interrelated disciplines and degree options focused on human development and well-being in educational and community contexts. Students pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Educational Psychology apply to one of five distinct specialization program options:

  • Bilingual/ESL Education
  • Developmental Sciences
  • Learning Design and Technology
  • Research, Measurement, and Statistics
  • Special Education

Each of these specialization programs focus on preparing graduates for careers in higher education and/or applied research settings.

Steps to Fulfill a Doctoral Program