University of Maryland - College Park

College of Education

Human Development


University of Maryland

University of Maryland

College Park, MD 20742

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education; Master of Arts (with Thesis); Master of Arts (without Thesis), Doctor of Philosophy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The purpose of the Department of Human Development/Institute for Child Study and of its graduate programs is to contribute to basic knowledge, to the synthesis of knowledge, and to the integration of knowledge in research, practice, and policy in the multidisciplinary field of human development. The program includes specializations in educational psychology, as well as developmental science. Faculty in the Department have varied interests and areas of expertise in fields concerned with all aspects of human development.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

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