School Psychology/PPS Program

Master Schedule of Required Courses

Fall, Year 1

  • PSYC 605
  • Advanced Human Learning
  • PSYC 573
  • Counseling Psychology
  • PSYC 680
  • School Psychology: Introduction to the Profession, the Education System, and Prevention
  • PSYC 600
  • Research and Evaluation Methods

Spring, Year 1

  • PSYC 681
  • School Psychology: Study of Childhood Exceptionalities
  • PSYC 660
  • Instructionally Focused Assessment in the Schools
  • PSYC 670
  • Seminar in Group Counseling
  • PSYC 673A
  • Practicum in Individual Counseling

Fall, Year 2

  • PSYC 661
  • Assessment of Intelligence and Cognition
  • PSYC 661P
  • Practicum in Assessment of Intelligence and Cognition
  • PSYC 672*
  • Cross Cultural Issues in Counseling and Research
  • PSYC 634
  • Practicum in School Counseling Interventions
  • PSYC 636     
  • Practicum in Behavioral Consultation in Schools

Spring, Year 2

  • PSYC 603
  • Advanced Developmental Psychology
  • PSYC 662
  • Social and Emotional Assessment
  • PSYC 662P
  • Practicum in Social and Emotional Assessment
  • PSYC 682
  • School Psychology: Legal and Ethical Principles and Preventive Service Delivery
  • PSYC 688
  • Practicum in School Psychology

Fall, Year 3

  • PSYC 663
  • Advanced Supervision in Psychological Assessment
  • PSYC 639
  • Practicum in Academic Intervention
  • PSYC 689A
  • Internship in School Psychology I
  • PSYC 699T**
  • Master's Thesis

Spring, Year 3

  • PSYC 689B
  • Internship in School Psychology II
  • PSYC 699T**
  • Master's Thesis OR
  • PSYC 696**
  • School Psychology: Comprehensive Exam

Year 3: 4 days a week School Psychology Internship

* PSYCH 672 recommended to be taken the summer between years 1 & 2
** Students have the option of completing a thesis (699T) or taking the comprehensive exam (696).

Updated Fall 2005