Educational Psychology, MS

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Degree Type
Master of Science
Credit Hours
College of
Education, Health & Human Sciences

The master's degree in Educational Psychology, with a major in Learning and Cognition, is designed for students and professionals interested in learning, cognition, development, and group processes in a variety of contexts, such as the classroom at any level, government, private enterprise, nonprofits, and other organizational settings. Whether you're a teacher, a professional who develops training seminars, or a supervisor concerned with adult learning processes that help employees meet 21st-century workplace challenges, this program is designed for you.

The Educational Psychology program is one of seven FSU online master’s in education programs ranked No. 28 among public institutions, No. 30 among all institutions, and No. 16 in the nation for veterans by U.S. News & World Report in 2024.

Available Majors

  • Learning & Cognition

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University Accreditation: Florida State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, educational specialist, and doctoral degrees. Florida State University also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels.

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