Graduate School of Education - George Mason University


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

Educational Psychology Degree Options

When we educate ourselves, we make better decisions and have more background knowledge to draw from, which in turn, improves the lives of ourselves and those around us.

The Educational Psychology graduate program offers a graduate certificate and a PhD specialization in Educational Psychology, as well three master's in Educational Psychology specializations. Each master's specialization consists of a 30-credit degree program which is designed to offer professionals and students the opportunity to apply principles of learning, cognition, and motivation to vital problems in the area of education; develop a solid understanding of research, assessment, and evaluation methodologies; and develop an analytical and scholarly approach to critically assessing theoretical perspectives, research, and practice within and across content domains. By participating in a supportive and collegial environment with faculty from numerous educational disciplines and expertise, students are expected to develop the skills to meet the needs of diverse populations and design and implement effective educational programs appropriate for a broad range of cultural contexts.

Three bachelor's accelerated Educational Psychology master’s option are also available to students in any bachelor’s program.

Educational Psychology Graduate Programs


Bachelor's/Accelerated Educational Psychology Master's Programs

Undergraduate Options