Curriculum and Instruction (MS): Educational Psychology Concentration

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Degree Requirements

Core Courses18-24
Select a minimum of six of the following courses:
Theory and Practice In Teaching Diverse Populations
Introduction to Learning Design and Technology
Design and Evaluation Of Instructional Materials
The Teaching Of Composition
Reading In the Content Areas
Advanced Educational Psychology
Adolescent Development
Special Problems in Educational Psychology
Cognitive Processes
Curriculum and Learning Course3
Select one of the following courses:
Foundations of Curriculum
Teachers as Leaders
Education of Children with Exceptionalities
Seminar on Teacher as Learner: Developmental Theory, Research and Practice
Research Courses6-9
Designing Instructional Systems in Training and Development
Research Applications In Curriculum and Instruction
Teacher as Researcher
Advanced Seminar in Multicultural Education
Educational Testing and Measurement
Statistics For the Behavioral Sciences I
Statistics For the Behavioral Sciences II
Thesis Courses6
Master's Thesis Research
Master's Thesis Preparation
Total Hours30


Full Professors

  • Cathy L. Crossland
  • Jessica Theresa DeCuir-Gunby
  • John K. Lee
  • Patricia L. Marshall
  • John Nietfeld
  • Kevin M. Oliver
  • Edward J. Sabornie
  • Margareta M. Thomson

Associate Professors

  • Candy M. Beal
  • Sarah J. Carrier
  • Dennis Scott Davis
  • Deniz Eseryel
  • DeLeon L. Gray
  • Jessica Heather Hunt
  • Meghan McGlinn Manfra
  • James Minogue
  • Temple A. Walkowiak
  • Angela Michelle Wiseman
  • Carl A. Young

Assistant professors

  • Chandra Alston
  • Christy Michelle Byrd
  • Michelle Marie Falter
  • Jill Freiberg Grifenhagen
  • Shiyan Jiang
  • Crystal Lee
  • Paula McAvoy
  • Amato Nocera
  • Jamie Nicole Pearson
  • Jackie Eunjung Relyea
  • Jonee Wilson

Practice/Research/Teaching Professors

  • Drinda Elaine Benge
  • Vandna Gill Bindra
  • Sarah Cannon
  • Valerie Ness Faulkner
  • Ann D. Harrington
  • Kristin Hoffmann
  • Micha Jeffries
  • Jill Jones
  • Joanne Greer Koch
  • Linda McCabe-Smith
  • Julia O'Neal McKeown

Emeritus Faculty

  • John F. Arnold
  • Barbara J. Fox
  • Edwin R. Gerler Jr.
  • Lawrence Keith Jones
  • Susan Sinclair Osborne
  • Carol A. Pope
  • Ruie J. Pritchard
  • Norman A. Sprinthall
  • Lois M. Thies-Sprinthall
  • Ellen S. Vasu