MS – Educational Psychology
Capella University

Program Details

Including an integrated capstone project, Capella offers this online MS in Psychology with an emphasis in Educational Psychology. You can choose to complete this program through either of Capella’s learning platforms, either FlexPath or GuidedPath. You’ll study research methods, analyze data and investigate areas of educational psychology in regards to administration or practice. The knowledge you learn will strengthen your role as an educator, regardless of your teaching environment. There are foundations courses and specialized classes, which are likely to include:

  • Lifespan Development
  • Learning Theories in Psychology
  • Ethics and Multicultural Issues in Psychology 
  • Program Evaluation

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)