College of Education
PO Box 311307
3940 N. Elm, Suite G150
Denton, TX 76207
Federal and state mandates regarding effective practices are changing how corporations, organizations and programs operate.
At the University of North Texas, the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Educational Psychology focuses on generating sophisticated data for key decision-makers. The data can be used:
The Department of Educational Psychology offers challenging course work that examines research design, human development, measurement, family studies, policy, evaluation and statistics, gifted and talented individuals, sport pedagogy, and sports and exercise psychology.
You can pursue concentrations in:
Our faculty members obtain grants, write books and publish scholarly, peer-reviewed journal articles. They've been recognized by or serve as officers and leaders for many national, international and regional academic professional organizations, including the:
Outstanding support and services
We provide you opportunities to present research at national and regional conferences, publish journal articles, apply for grants and participate in professional activities with faculty mentors. You can also collaborate with scholars in the department's other graduate programs, such as the special education program.
UNT offers a wide variety of services exclusively to graduate students. The Graduate Student Writing Support office can help you with writing, and the Center for Interdisciplinary Research offers assistance with statistical research.
The Toulouse Graduate School ® offers several professional development workshops, including a Dissertation Boot Camp. Many of the workshops are available online for your convenience.
Financial Aid: Yes
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Midsize City
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999