University of California - Berkeley

Graduate School of Education

School Psychology

Address:

University Of California, San Francisco

Mission Bay 1700 4th Street, Byers Hall Suite 216, Box 0775

San Francisco, CA 94720

United States

Program Information

Degree Offered:

MA. - School Psychology, PhD. - School Psychology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Program in School Psychology at the University ofCalifornia, Berkeley, offers a MA . and PhD. grounded in the scientist-practitioner modelof education and training in psychology, has prepared students foremployment in public schools, universities, mental healthclinics, and a variety of other work settings since itsestablishment in 1965. A four-year sequence of academic coursework subscribing to a developmental model and field practica inBay Area schools and mental health clinics leads to the Ph.D. andthe California credential authorizing service as a schoolpsychologist. At present, the Berkeley School Psychologyprogram is the only school psychology program in California tohave received accreditation from the American PsychologicalAssociation.

Accreditation:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999