Where Curious and Open Minds Aspire

The Department of Educational Psychology trains the next generation of leaders in school and community counseling, school psychology, learning and development, and educational statistics and measurement.

For more than 50 years, the department has focused on building multiculturally competent counselors and psychologists, and in 2013 it won the American Psychological Association’s prestigious Bersoff Presidential Cultural Award for its success in recruiting and graduating doctoral students from diverse backgrounds.

Our Programs

Undergraduate Courses

Want to make the most of your college experience? Need help choosing a major and setting your career path? Preparing for a career in one of the helping fields? Looking to improve your listening and coping skills?

Then you'll want to check out these exciting NEW course offerings from the Ed Psych Department for incoming Freshman and current undergrads!

Educational Psychology Undergraduate Course Offerings

Application Deadlines

Advanced Opportunity Program (AOP) Fellowship Application - January 29, 2016

If the following dates fall on a weekend, the deadline is the following Monday. Any Non-Degree Candidate (NDC) applications received a week or less before the start of the semester to which the applicant is applying will be summarily denied, as processing applications and granting new students access to university systems, including course enrollment, will require at least that much time.

Spring 2017

School/Community Counseling: MS - November 1, 2016
Learning and Development MS - October 1, 2016
Learning and Development PhD - October 1, 2016
Educational Statistics and Measurement MS - October 1, 2016
Educational Statistics and Measurement PhD - October 1, 2016

Fall 2017

Counseling Psychology PhD - December 1, 2016
School/Community Counseling: MS - February 15, 2017
School Psychology PhD - December 15, 2016
School Psychology EdS - January 3, 2017
Learning and Development MS - December 1, 2016
Learning and Development PhD - December 1, 2016
Educational Statistics and Measurement MS - February 15, 2017
Educational Statistics and Measurement PhD - February 15, 2017

Contact Us

Email is the preferred contact method for faculty and staff. We are open from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm US Central Time Monday through Friday, except legal holidays.

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Mailing Address

School of Education
Department of Educational Psychology
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201-0413

Shipping Address

Department of Educational Psychology
Enderis Hall 709
2400 E. Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53211-3159

(414) 229-4767
Fax: (414) 229-4939
edpsydpt@uwm.edu