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Future students

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Join us at our OISE wide virtual Open House on Saturday, October 17, 2020. RSVP HERE.

Applications are NOW OPEN for a September 2021 start. More information.

At APHD, you will develop into a skilled and thoughtful researcher or professional who will expand knowledge about human development and improve practice in key areas such as teaching, counselling psychology, and school and clinical child psychology.

Our department is home to a diverse group of students and regularly plays host to visiting researchers from around the world. Our faculty are leaders in their fields, with wide-ranging interests and active research programs

Master's Programs

We offer Master of Arts and Master of Education degrees that address the education, development and well-being of individuals across the life span.

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Doctoral Programs

Our Doctor of Philosophy and Doctor of Education programs prepare scholars to be leaders, researchers, and practioners in a wide-range of fields.

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Theming Your Degree

You can choose to theme your Master of Education in Developmental Psychology & Education degree by taking electives in the areas of Program Evaluation or Educational Technology. 

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Collaborative Specializations

Collaborative Specializations enrich your scholarly activity by creating common, multidisciplinary experiences to connect around a particular area of focus outside your home graduate unit.

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Jackman Institute of Child Study

The Dr. Eric Jackman Institute of Child Study houses the University of Toronto’s elementary laboratory school and is also home to our Master of Arts in Child Study and Education program.

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