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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.
Not a terminal M.A. - Admission only through Ed.S. or Ph.D.; see Ed.S. and Ph.D. requirements.
Total Minimum Hours: 30 Credit Hours
Note: Students may be required to take additional hours depending on the course of study and or academic deficiencies.
Note: Students may be required to take additional hours depending on the course of study and academic deficiencies.
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.
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.