MA in Educational Psychology - General

The Master of Arts (MA) in Educational Psychology offers a general program of study that is ideally suited for students who will work with children or adults in educational settings. The program provides knowledge about learning and development, assessment, and research methods.

Degree Information:
  • The MA in Educational Psychology degree requires 30 hours of graduate coursework and a master’s thesis.* Students intending to pursue a doctoral degree in education, psychology or a related field are encouraged to compete the MA. 
  • Students must maintain a 3.0 GPA while in the program.
  • The usual time to complete the degree is 15-18 months.
Contact Information:

For more information about the MA in Educational Psychology, General Degree Program, contact Dr. Janet Bagby.

Dr. Janet Bagby
MSEd/MA Director
Janet_Bagby@Baylor.edu


*The MSEd in Educational Psychology degree, which does not require a thesis, requires 36 hours of graduate coursework and a passing score on a written comprehensive exam at the end of the program.