University of Illinois at Chicago

College of Education

Educational Psychology (Ph.D.)


1200 West Harrison Street

Chicago, IL 60607

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Educational Psychology (Ph.D.)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Ph.D. in Educational Psychology prepares students to conduct research on psychological processes as they affect student learning and successful teaching in urban settings. Graduates become research experts and innovators in one of two focus areas; Human Development and Learning or Measurement, Evaluation, Statistics, and Assessment. Nevertheless, all graduates are expected to have knowledge of the main areas of research found in the field of Educational Psychology. In addition to accepting traditional academic research positions, our graduates work for private and not-for-profit organizations, national and state licensing and certification boards, state and federal agencies, and testing companies.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Federal Application for Free Financial Aid (FAFSA).

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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