Welcome to the Department of Educational Psychology

The University of Connecticut stands among the top public universities in the nation. The Department of Educational Psychology within UConn’s Neag School of Education is ranked by U.S. News & World Report at No. 23 in the nation, while our special education concentration is tied at No. 13 in its category. We are also one of the University’s most research-productive departments. We offer Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Arts degrees in Educational Psychology with concentrations in:

  • Counselor Education
  • Giftedness, Creativity, and Talent Development
  • Learning Sciences
  • Research Methods, Measurement and Evaluation
  • School Psychology
  • Special Education

We also offer a Master of Arts in Educational Psychology with concentration in Educational Technology.

Cognition, Instruction, and Learning Technology

Learning Sciences

Diandra J. Prescod [Links to Counselor Education and Counselor Psychology site]

Counselor Education

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Student wearing VR headset.

Giftedness, Creativity, and Talent Development

Research Methods, Measurement, and Evaluation

Research Methods, Measurement, and Evaluation

School Psychology

School Psychology

Jennifer Freeman.

Special Education

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Graduate Certificates

Recent Department News

Upcoming Events

  1. Jul 24 Doctoral Dissertation Oral Defense of Kimberly Traverso 1:00pm