Best Colleges with Educational Psychology Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Educational Psychology, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Educational Psychology is a popular major and can be found at many different colleges and universities, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Educational Psychology degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Educational Psychology degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Educational Psychology.

The Best Educational Psychology Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY

Columbia University in the City of New York offers 2 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 19 students graduated in the study area of Educational Psychology with students earning 12 Certificates degrees, and 7 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
2 Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Harvard University offers 2 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city.

Based on 44 Reviews
3 University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA

University of Virginia-Main Campus offers 3 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 52 students graduated in the study area of Educational Psychology with students earning 50 Master's degrees, 1 Certificates degree, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 60 Reviews
4 Tufts University Medford, MA

Tufts University offers 2 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Educational Psychology with students earning 16 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
5 The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX

The University of Texas at Austin offers 2 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 90 students graduated in the study area of Educational Psychology with students earning 61 Master's degrees, and 29 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 100 Reviews
6 University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh, PA

University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus offers 3 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 83 students graduated in the study area of Educational Psychology with students earning 43 Bachelor's degrees, 39 Master's degrees, and 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 72 Reviews
7 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities offers 3 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 91 students graduated in the study area of Educational Psychology with students earning 54 Master's degrees, 29 Doctoral degrees, and 8 Certificates degrees.

Based on 168 Reviews
8 Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD

Johns Hopkins University offers 0 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city.

Based on 32 Reviews
9 College of William and Mary Williamsburg, VA

College of William and Mary offers 2 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Educational Psychology with students earning 9 Certificates degrees, and 7 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
10 New York University New York, NY

New York University offers 2 Educational Psychology Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city.

Based on 60 Reviews

List of Educational Psychology Schools in the U.S.

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  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Columbia University in the City of New York Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY
5/5
7 : 1 28,086
Harvard University Harvard University Cambridge, MA
5/5
14 : 1 29,652
University of Virginia-Main Campus University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA
4/5
11 : 1 23,883
Tufts University Tufts University Medford, MA
5/5
11 : 1 11,137
The University of Texas at Austin The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX
3/5
18 : 1 50,950
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh, PA
4/5
7 : 1 28,649
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities University of Minnesota-Twin Cities Minneapolis, MN
3/5
14 : 1 50,678
Johns Hopkins University Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD
5/5
6 : 1 22,686
College of William and Mary College of William and Mary Williamsburg, VA
4/5
12 : 1 8,484
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign, IL
4/5
20 : 1 45,842
University of Connecticut University of Connecticut Storrs, CT
3/5
15 : 1 27,043
University Logo University of Georgia Athens, GA
3/5
18 : 1 36,130
Fordham University Fordham University Bronx, NY
5/5
16 : 1 15,286
University of Florida University of Florida Gainesville, FL
2/5
20 : 1 50,645
University of Wisconsin-Madison University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI
3/5
12 : 1 42,716
University of Washington-Seattle Campus University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle, WA
3/5
12 : 1 45,408
Loyola University Chicago Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 16,437
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus University Park, PA
4/5
16 : 1 47,307
The University of Alabama The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa, AL
3/5
25 : 1 37,098
Texas A & M University-College Station Texas A & M University-College Station College Station, TX
3/5
21 : 1 63,813
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville The University of Tennessee-Knoxville Knoxville, TN
3/5
18 : 1 27,845
Florida State University Florida State University Tallahassee, FL
2/5
25 : 1 40,830
Mississippi State University Mississippi State University Mississippi State, MS
2/5
21 : 1 20,873
Baylor University Baylor University Waco, TX
5/5
16 : 1 16,787

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Getting an Educational Psychology Degree Online

Schools offering online Educational Psychology degrees

Online Educational Psychology degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 53 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Educational Psychology degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville 4 0 0 49 0
Capella University 0 0 0 44 0
Texas A & M University-College Station 0 0 0 40 0
University of Northern Colorado 0 0 0 31 0
University of Wisconsin-Madison 0 0 0 31 0
How many schools offer online Educational Psychology degrees?
  • 5 Certificates
  • 1 Associate's
  • 18 Master's

What degrees do people get in Educational Psychology?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 1 Colleges 3 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 6 Colleges 91 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 37 Colleges 105 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 68 Colleges 403 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 97 Colleges 1,360 Graduates

Educational Psychology Degree Overview

Researching a Educational Psychology degree you will find that there are many choices for a traditional degree as well as higher education choices. Earning a degree in Educational Psychology may take more time than just your traditional degree as it is standard to obtain advanced degrees alongside the traditional. The most common Educational Psychology degree earned was a master's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Educational Psychology degree that people obtain is a doctoral degree which suggests a focus on higher learning. This highlights that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although an associate's degree is offered at some schools, getting a traditional degree is not very common. In the end, you'll want to choose a degree in Educational Psychology that can help you to achieve your goals. The only remaining decision will be to find a school offering the degree your interested in and can meet your flexibility needs.

Average cost of college for a Educational Psychology degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$2,588 Public In-State
$4,768 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,774 Public In-State
$30,405 Private In-State
$23,388 Public Out-of-State
$30,405 Private Out-of-State
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