About the Master's Degree 

Yeh Hsueh, Ph.D.
Educational Psychology Program Coordinator
100 Ball Hall
(901) 678-5091

Yonghong (Jade) Xu, Ph.D.
Educational Research Program Coordinator
100 Ball Hall
(901) 678-5026 (phone)

The Master of Science (M.S.) program in Educational Psychology and Research provides students with, among other things, three types of experiences:

  1. building a solid knowledge base for a wide range of topics in educational psychology and research;
  2. developing the basic skills required to conduct research in education-related fields; and
  3. getting introduced into the academic and professional community that requires basic knowledge and research skills.

The goal of the program is based on the program requirements and the student’s career or academic aspiration. The program monitors the student’s progress through:

  • advising,
  • coursework,
  • research activities, and
  • annual performance evaluation by faculty.

Online MS Program

The Educational Psychology and Research Program’s online M.S. program is highly-rated by various U.S. agencies. It welcomes applicants from across the United States and around the globe.

All online M.S. students are admitted as on-campus University of Memphis students and have the same coursework requirement. They complete their degree program through our course management system, Desire to Learn, taught by University of Memphis faculty.

Students’ transcripts do not contain any information about the courses being online To request more information about the online M.S. program, please go to online M.S. program.

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