Why study Educational Psychology online through OSU?
The master’s in Educational Psychology focuses on human learning, development and
motivation. Graduates go on to work in schools or other educational settings as researchers,
instructional designers, data analytics managers, adjunct professors or educational
policy influencers. Many graduates also continue graduate coursework in distinguished
doctoral programs across the country.
This 100 percent online program is delivered primarily throughCanvas, OSU’s online learning platform.Students may choose to take one to three 16-week courses per semester and can complete
their degree in approximately 24 months.Convenient course scheduling allows for maximum flexibility for working professionals.
The program requires 36 hours of coursework, including:
Human Development in Psychology
Psychology of Learning
Research Design & Methodology
Elementary Statistical Methods in Education
Creativity for Teachers
Developing Resources to Support Educational Programs
Transcripts from all previously attended institutions
Three letters of recommendation
GRE or MAT scores (within the last five years)
Professional goal statement (approximately two pages, double-spaced)
TOEFL or IELTS scores (if required to establish English proficiency)
Students enrolled in the Educational Psychology master's program will complete 36
credit hours during the course of their studies. Cost estimates below are calculated
based on 2020-2021 rates. Additional cost details and OSU’s tuition and fee estimator are available
on the Bursar website.
2020-2021 Estimated Cost
Total cost per credit hour
Total cost per 3-credit hour course
Total program cost based on 36 hours
* This is only an estimate of cost, based on currently approved 2020-2021 rates. Cost estimates do not include textbooks, exams, or course expenses, nor do they
factor in individual transfer credits or scholarship information. Cost will vary if
not enrolled in a fully online degree program. Active-duty military may qualify for resident tuition rate. Tuition and fees are subject to change at any time without prior notice. Full disclaimer