Baylor University

The Graduate School

Educational Psychology

Address:

P.O. Box 97313

Waco, TX 76798

United States

Phone:

1-254-710-3261

Fax:

1-254-710-3363

Program Information

Degree Offered:

The Master of Science in Educational Psychology is designed for students who are interested in individual differences. It is particularly suited for those students who will work with children or adults in educational settings. This degree requires the completion of a minimum of thirty-six semester hours of graduate work. Twenty-one of these hours consist of a core curriculum in educational psychology. The remaining hours may include 5000 level courses from one or more of these specializations: assessment, research and statistics, learning and development, special education, gifted and talented, or applied behavior analysis., The Master of Science in Educational Psychology is designed for students who are interested in individual differences. It is particularly suited for those students who will work with children or adults in educational settings. This degree requires the completion of a minimum of thirty-six semester hours of graduate work. Twenty-one of these hours consist of a core curriculum in educational psychology. The remaining hours may include 5000 level courses from one or more of these specializations: assessment, research and statistics, learning and development, special education, gifted and talented, or applied behavior analysis.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Educational Psychology is one of four departments in Baylor University's School of Education. There are presently ten full-time faculty members who teach in and across one undergraduate program (generic special education), and three primary graduate programs (MSEd, EdS, and PhD). These graduate programs include tracks in school psychology and educational psychology. Faculty have a wide range of research interests that include infant and early childhood cognitive development, autism, professional development schools for preservice teachers, gifted and talented education, and the measurement and evaluation of children at risk for poor academic outcome. Students in all programs have access to the Baylor Autism Resource Center and the Baylor Psychometric Laboratory.

Accreditation:

School of Education is NCATE accredited.

International Student Requirements:

A minimum of 550 on the Test of English as a Foreign language (TOEFL).

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36 for MSEd + 65 for

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 1107 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 11930 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 11930 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999