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Psychology - Specialist in School Psychology

Illinois State University

Master
12 months
Duration
17651 USD/year
17651 USD/year
9676 USD/year
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About

The specialist program in Psychology - Specialist in School Psychology at Illinois State University is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP), the Council for Accreditation of Teacher Educator Preparation (CAEP), and the Illinois State Board of Education.

Overview

The Psychology - Specialist in School Psychology graduate program at Illinois State University is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists, the Council for Accreditation for Educator Preparation, and the Illinois State Board of Education.

Learning outcomes

We provide our students with comprehensive curriculum, high quality training, and properly supervised field experiences that are consistent with NASP Standards for Graduate Preparation of School Psychologists. The mission of the specialist program, which emphasizes the scientist-practitioner model of training, is to develop entry-level competencies in our graduates so they can function as school psychologists in public and private schools. The specialist degree can be completed in three years with full time enrollment on campus for two years and a 9-month internship.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Research Experience In School Psychology
  • Advanced Behavior Modification
  • Theory And Practice Of Cognitive Assessment
  • Social Emotional And Behavioral Assessment And Intervention
  • Academic Assessment And Intervention
  • Psychoeducational Assessment And Intervention
  • Psychosocial Assessment And Intervention
  • Statistics: Data Analysis And Methodology
  • Seminar In Developmental Psychology
  • Brain And Behavior Relationships
  • Legal, Ethical, And Professional Issues In School Psychology
  • Theories And Techniques Of Counseling: Children And Adolescents
  • Internship In Industrial And Organizational-social
  • First Year Fieldwork In School Psychology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Include a personal statement that addresses the following:

  • Professional and career goals
  • Factors that influenced your decision to enter a helping profession
  • Why you selected the specialist program in School Psychology
  • Why you should be admitted to the specialist program
  • Your expectations for professional training in school psychology

Work experience

Have completed at least 21 hours of undergraduate psychology courses that include general psychology, experimental psychology or research methods, and psychological statistics. Applicants should have a proficiency in math based on a passing grade in finite math or Precalculus, a grade of B or better in psychological statistics

Tuition Fee

  • International

    17651 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17651 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    17651 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17651 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    9676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9676 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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