Educational Psychology (EDEP)

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About the Department

UHM College of Education
EDEP, Wist Hall Rm 214
1776 University Ave
Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone (808) 956-7775
Fax (808) 956-6615


Graduate students in Educational Psychology can look forward to a plethora of career opportunities.  These include occupations as


Depending on areas of expertise, graduates could be hired in a variety of community college or university departments such as Education, Second Language Studies, Curriculum Studies, Teacher Education, Nursing, Disability Studies, Educational Technology, Computer Science & Information, and Business.

Researchers or Specialists:

Graduates could be hired as researchers or specialists in departments of education, K-12 schools, research institutes, or testing companies. Graduates could work as program evaluators or educational consultants.


Previous graduates have also worked in administration at universities, K-12 schools, testing companies, testing & evaluation sections in departments of education, directors of research institutes, and non-profit institutes.


Graduates who are teachers in K-12 schools have been appointed to leadership roles in areas of assessment & learning.

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