This program is not designed for teacher certification, licensure, or endorsement.
Deepen your knowledge of educational development and psychological research with our online PhD program in Educational Psychology, which can be tailored to meet your professional needs and research interests. Through your choice of electives, you can focus your study in such areas as instructional design science, teaching science, or developmental science, or select a broader field of study.
With your PhD in Educational Psychology from Capella, you'll learn to design, plan, and conduct research and evaluation to advance knowledge and practice in educational psychology and related disciplines. You'll also learn to apply scientifically established principles and knowledge from the study of human development and motivation to the practice of educational psychology.
Common jobs with an online PhD in Educational Psychology include adjunct or part-time faculty, educational activities director, learning systems manager, psychometrician or researcher. Potential workplaces include community college, military, government or school district.
Capella University cannot guarantee licensure, endorsement, certification, authorization, other professional credential or salary advancement. State regulations and professional credential standards vary. It is the learner's responsibility to understand and comply with requirements for their states and professional associations. For more information on licensure, see the Licensure section on the School’s website. Enrollment restrictions and/or other restrictions may apply to certain programs. Contact Capella University for more information.
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