Explore the Science of Learning

Earn a master's degree in Educational Psychology through The University of Alabama Online.

Through UA's online Educational Psychology program you can gain training in cognition and the learning sciences coupled with educational research and program evaluation skills.


MA in Educational Psychology — Learning and Assessment

Through this program, you will become familiar with educational assessment and evaluation as well as the underlying psychological theories involved in learning. You can gain skills in research, program evaluation, grant writing, problem solving and program development, while establishing a deeper understanding of the ways people learn.

It's Not Only for Educators!

Students in this program have very diverse backgrounds, including careers in higher education, nonprofit, government, military and business. For those interested in doctoral pursuits, this program can serve as a bridge to a terminal degree.

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The Same Degree

A degree earned through The University of Alabama Online is identical to one earned on UA's main campus! The online format allows you the flexibility to meet life's other demands while you complete your degree. UA Online graduates are invited to participate in UA's regular commencement ceremonies.

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UA Online students benefit from the distance learning tuition rate (regardless of residency)! They are also eligible for financial aid and scholarships to help pay for their education.

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Join a community of legends and legends-in-the-making when you earn a degree from The University of Alabama. With graduates in companies and cities across the globe, the University has a robust alumni network who will greet you with that familiar "Roll Tide" when they find out you're in the family.

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Military Friendly

The University of Alabama is a military-friendly and Yellow Ribbon school. We are proud to have served thousands of active military, reservists, veterans and their families from every branch, and we look forward to continuing to partner with this esteemed group of men and women as they seek to advance their education.

You don't have to take our word for it!

Hear from some of our graduates about what earning a degree online from
The University of Alabama means to them.

Don't Say You Can't Do It

At The University of Alabama we want to help you tell a legendary story, and that begins with a premier education and strong support. You can succeed at earning your degree from wherever you are. Want to know more? Let our graduates tell you their UA Online stories.

How Does It Feel?

Graduating from The University of Alabama brings out many emotions from our UA Online students. At a recent commencement reception, they expressed their feelings about this great accomplishment.