The School Psychology program which consists of the MA in Psychology, Concentration in School Psychology and the School Psychology Graduate Certificate, is committed to preparing graduate students to practice psychology in educational and clinical settings that serve children, adolescents, and their families. The program is approved by the School Psychology Training Programs of the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP). Students who successfully complete the concentration and the certificate will be eligible for licensure in Virginia by the state Board of Education and certification or licensure in other states as a school psychologist.
This certificate program qualifies for Title IV Federal Financial Aid. For more information about the program graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our disclosure page.
Students who are eligible to waive coursework must complete a minimum of 15 credits in residency to graduate.
For policies governing all graduate certificates, see AP.6.8 Requirements for Graduate Certificates.
Total credits: 22
This certificate may be pursued on a full-time basis only.
|SPSY 722||Advanced Child Assessment||4|
|SPSY 751||Advanced Assessment Practicum in School Psychology I||3|
|SPSY 752||Advanced Assessment Practicum in School Psychology II||3|
|SPSY 753||Multiculturalism in Schools||3|
|6 Internship credits of||6|
|School Psychology Internship|
|SPSY 792||Prevention Intervention Consultation Practicum||3|