M.S.Ed. in Learning and Developmental Sciences – Human Development Track
Examine human development from conception to the end of life. As a student in this program, you will study biological, cognitive, and socio-emotional changes across the lifespan, including practical implications for families, schools, and community settings.
This 36-credit hour program teams students with faculty specializing in typical and atypical development during childhood, adolescence, and adulthood. The program has a strong emphasis on research, including developmental methodology and statistical analysis.
International students are encouraged to apply early to allow extra time for their materials to arrive.
The Graduate Studies Office will accept unofficial transcripts and self-reported test scores for admission reviews. Any admission made with these documents would be conditioned on receipt of official documents, which should be provided as soon as possible.
Note: If you are currently enrolled or have applied in the past year, you are eligible for a reduced application fee of $35. Learn more »
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
Completed online application that includes:
Resume (required from international students only)
Three letters of recommendation
Minimum 79 TOEFL score or minimum 6.5 IELTS score or minimum 115 Duolingo score (international students only)