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    Mar 08, 2021  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

School Psychology, M.A.


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Contact Information

College: Education
Department: Educational and Psychological Studies

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The M.A. degree in School Psychology is offered only when combined with the Ed.S. and/or Ph.D. degrees and cannot be used for certification or licensure as a school psychologist.

Admission Information

Not a terminal M.A. - Admission only through Ed.S. or Ph.D.; see Ed.S. and Ph.D. requirements.

Curriculum Requirements


Total Minimum Hours:  30 Credit Hours

  • Core - 6 Credit Hours
  • Specialization - 24 Credit Hours

 

Note: Students may be required to take additional hours depending on the course of study and or academic deficiencies.

Core Requirements (6 Credit Hours)


Additional Required Courses (24 Credit Hours)


Note: Students may be required to take additional hours depending on the course of study and academic deficiencies.

Practicum


Students must complete a school-based practicum consisting of eight (8) clock hours per week for a minimum of 32 weeks (2 semesters) for a total of 256 clock hours.

Comprehensive Exam


Prior to clearance for the MA degree, candidates must satisfactorily complete a portfolio of performance-based accomplishments that is evaluated by the School Psychology faculty.

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