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Educational Psychology

Program Summary

The Master of Science degree in educational psychology is for students and professionals who desire to deepen their knowledge and practical application of theory as it pertains to development, learning and student motivation in educational settings. You will work with an advisor to focus your studies, customizing the program to your area of interest.

Graduate Catalog Program Information

Program-Specific Admission Information and Requirements

Affiliated College: College of Education

Degree(s) Offered: M.S.Ed. in Educational Psychology

Program Requires GRE or MAT: Yes

Letters of Recommendation: 3

University Requirements

Application Deadlines

All application materials must be received by the appropriate deadline below to ensure priority consideration.

Internationals Living Abroad Applicants Residing in the U.S. Priority Consideration
Fall May 1 July 15 April 1
Spring October 1 December 10 November 1
Summer June 1 March 1

For More Information

Department of Leadership, Educational Psychology, and Foundations
Graham Hall 223
Program website
lepf@niu.edu
(815) 753-4404

Director of Graduate Studies:
Carolyn Pluim
cvanders@niu.edu
(815) 753-1562

Application Contact:
David Snow
dsnow1@niu.edu
(815) 753-1465



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