• Educational Policy & Leadership students and UNLV and CCSD administrators gather for a group photo at a welcome event.
  • Center for Research, Evaluation and Assessment (CREA) team members discuss a project at a group meeting.
  • EPHE faculty member LeAnn Putney poses with EPHE Doctoral Graduate Kimberly Florence.
  • Master’s students in the EPHE Higher Education program pose for a photo after a conference presentation.
  • Educational Policy & Leadership (EPL) student Liliana Kulaszewski presents her research to Nevada Department of Education employees at the EPL Showcase.

Building a new generation of leaders

The Department of Educational Psychology & Higher Education provides instruction in, and the delivery of, innovative research to inform the educational process from early childhood through higher education.

Academic Programs

The department offers graduate-level courses in assessment, human development, higher education, learning, measurement, and research, which support all programs in the College of Education. In addition to the graduate studies programs, the department provides core foundations courses for teacher education programs in the College of Education and is the academic site for a career and personal development course offered through the UNLV Student Development Center.

Advisor counsels a student.