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.
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 1|
|SPSY 792||Prevention Intervention Consultation Practicum||3|
Students must register for at least 3 credits in each of 2 consecutive semesters.