Master of Arts in Educational Psychology
Eastern Michigan University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Educational Psychology program prepares professionals who think critically about the ways diverse individuals learn and develop emotionally, cognitively, and socially.  The curriculum focuses on the application of psychological theories, principles, and concepts to school and non-school settings as they ask questions, seek answers, and apply those answers in real-world situations.  Graduates are able to utilize the findings gained from research studies to create programs and environments that foster positive learning while also understanding the multiple dimensions of diversity and their potential impact on development and learning.


  • Hold a 2.75 undergraduate GPA or 3.0 in the last half of the undergraduate work or 3.3 GPA in 12 hours or more of work at the graduate level or a minimum 50th percentile on the Graduate Record Examination writing; International students must have a minimum score of 550 on the TOEFL
  • Furnish an analysis of professional goals written by the candidate
  • Request and have submitted two letters of recommendation that address the candidate's professional commitment, experience, and potential
  • Official transcripts from all previously attended colleges/universities

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission