274
Students
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

University of Houston / Department of Educational Psychology is located in Houston, TX, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) School psychology and individual differences
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) School psychology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Counseling psychology
Master of Education (M Ed) Special education
Master of Education (M Ed) Administration and supervision - higher education
Master of Education (M Ed) Educational psychology
Master of Education (M Ed) Counseling

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 52
Doctoral Degrees 18

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comprehensive exam or thesis
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

99
Applied
53
Accepted
42
Enrolled
54%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No
Spring deadline September 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, curriculum vita, goal statement
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Transcripts, 3 letters of recommendation, curriculum vita, goal statement, writing sample, interview
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

274
Total Graduate Students
45%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
54%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 13.87%
Black or African American 10.95%
White or Caucasian 57%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.09%
Asian 8.03%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.36%
Two or more races 1.82%
Unknown 0.73%

Gender

Male (13%)
Female (86%)

Faculty

35
Total faculty
Full-time (21)
Part-time (14)
Male (16)
Female (19)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Evidence-based assessment and intervention, multicultural issues in psychology, social and cultural context of learning, systemic barriers to college, motivational aspects of self-regulated learning
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 4800 Calhoun Road
Houston, TX  77204
United States
Contact Dr. Tom Kubiszyn
Chairperson
Email: tkubiszyn@uh.edu
Phone: 713-743-9865
Fax: 713-743-4996