Master of Science in Psychology / Educational Psychology
Walden University

Program Details

The Master of Science in Psychology is an online psychology degree from Walden University with a concentration in Educational Psychology.  You will study cognition, motivation, lifespan development, and learning for individuals ranging from high achievers to those with special needs.  Courses provide a multicultural perspective while helping students understand, evaluate, and apply research.  The curriculum teaches the skills and knowledge needed to enhance work in the classroom and in other educational settings.  This master’s in psychology online also offers a track that lays the groundwork for a doctoral degree, offering students a head start on their doctorate.  

Students completing this psychology degree will also study the broader field of psychology, gaining a solid foundation in the field.  Courses teach the latest psychological research and theory to solve critical, real-world problems.  This curriculum prepares you to impact the lives of people in need.

This is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology or counseling professional.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island