The Doctor of Psychology (PsyD) in School Psychology degree program is designed to prepare students to meet the criteria for state certification as school psychologists, and to prepare them to become nationally certified school psychologists in accordance with criteria developed by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP). The PsyD in School Psychology degree program focuses on student preparation and professional development. Students are also eligible to apply to become Nationally Certified School Psychologists in a process designed for graduates of non-NASP approved programs.
The program faculty strive to ensure through direct instruction, assessment, and supervision that students acquire competencies in each of the following areas: psychological and educational foundations, cognitive, academic and personality assessment, psychoeducational interventions, statistics and research methodology, research initiatives, practicum experiences and professional school psychology coursework.
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