PhD in Educational Studies, Educational Psychology
Students in Ohio State’s educational psychology doctorate work with and learn from a diverse group of faculty and across other areas and departments. As a student, you will join a cohort of very active researchers – most work on multiple projects – who regularly present their research at national and international conferences and have their findings published. You will receive rigorous training in qualitative and quantitative research methods as well as preparation for teaching at the college level. Additionally, you will have the flexibility to individualize your program of study to your interests.
Key to teaching, research and learning in the college, associateships provide students with professional experience and financial support.
These financial awards are made by Ohio State to students based on academic merit through a university-wide competition.
The college annually awards scholarships to its students to support their academic goals.
Bachelor’s degree, minimum 3.0 GPA (cumulative)
Deadline to apply
Minimum Program hours
50, post-master's degree
(a master's degree is not required to apply to the PhD program)
Additional Application Requirements
Academic Writing Sample