Certificate of Advanced Study (C.A.S.) in Educational Psychology

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's College of Education complies with the U.S. Department of Education's Gainful Employment requirements by disclosing information to applicants regarding our Certificate of Advanced Study program. Required information can be found here.

If the student does not have a Masters degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Foundations Courses must be completed:
Psychological Foundations Courses in Educational Psychology
Select one of the following:4
Psychology of Learning in Education
Child Language and Education
Sociocultural Influence on Learning
Adjustment in School Settings
Personality and Soc Dev
Psychology of Classroom Management
Adult Learning and Development
Learning and Human Development with Educational Technology
Early Adolescent Development
Assessing Student Performance
Developments in Educational Psychology
Philosophical and Social Foundations Courses in Education Policy, Organization and Leadership
Select one of the following:4
Poli & Cultural Context of Ed
History of American Education
EPS 401
Asian American Education
EPS 403
EPS 404
Historical & Social Barriers
Professional Ethics in Education
School and Society
Critical Thinking in Education
Aesthetic Education
Technology & Educational Reform
Sociology of Education
Racial and Ethnic Families
Politics of Education
Economics of Education
EPS 426
Elective Hours:32
500-Level Hours Required: 16 hours (Independent Study included)
General Coursework Required: 16 hours
Research/Project/Independent Study Hours (min/max applied toward degree):0-8
Total Hours 132

Other Requirements:2

Enrollment must be preceded by at least two years of acceptable professional work experience.
Minimum GPA 3.0