Master of Educational Psychology

    • CRICOS Code: 009699J

    Where will this take me?



    The Master of Educational Psychology qualifies graduates to practice as a registered psychologist. You will also become a Member of the Australian Psychological Society and Associate Member of the College of Educational and Developmental Psychologists. The course is accredited by the Australian Psychology Accreditation Council, recognised by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency. As a graduate, you can work in a range settings as a:

    • Psychologist
    • Student counsellor
    • Welfare coordinator
    Government, community or private practise

    On graduating, you can work in government, community or private practise, including:

    • Agencies treating children with emotional and behavioural difficulties
    • The Victorian Department of Education and Training
    • Clinics, hospitals and private psychological practice
    • Aged care.
    Further study

    Students may apply to transfer to the combined Master of Education Psychology/PhD after their first year, subject to meeting academic requirements.

    Highly employable 

    Finish your course confident of gaining employment, thanks to the excellent reputation of the Melbourne Graduate School of Education. We have been ranked as #1 in Australia and #12 in the world for Education*, meaning a degree from us is a globally-recognised achievement.

    *QS World University Rankings by Subject 2020: Education