Educational Psychology Concentration

Core Courses
PSY 301 Orientation and Entrance Assessment 0
PSY 302 Research Methods In Psychology 4
PSY 471 Senior Seminar 4
Core Concentration Courses
Select four of the following (PSY 327 is required): 16
Cognitive Psychology
Life-span Developmental Psychology
Child Development 2
Exceptional Child 2
Family Psychology
Educational Psychology 1,2
Psychology of Learning and Memory
Psychology Of Motivation
Behavior Modification: Principles and Techniques
Psychological Tests and Measurements
Psychology Electives
Any upper division (300- or 400-level) Psychology courses at UIS will fulfill this requirement. 12
Total Hours 36

PSY 327 is a required course in this concentration.


This is the appropriate concentration for elementary and secondary education candidates. PSY 322, PSY 324, and PSY 327 can fulfill requirements for the elementary education major of the Teacher Education Program at UIS.