• Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration

About

This MSEd degree program in School Psychology at Pace University prepares students to provide psychoeducational services in the school setting. Students receive course and field work in assessment, consultation, and intervention. 

Students are trained to provide assessment and diagnostic services for individual children and adolescents, design and implement school research and evaluation projects, and offer assistance to teachers and other educational professionals. 

Students in this program receive psychological service training in a variety of university and field settings. Course work is offered in psychological foundation areas, as well as in the professional practice of psychology

Career

The MSEd in School Psychology and the MSEd in School Psychology (with a Specialization in Bilingual School Psychology) are professional practice training programs, preparing graduates to work in educational facilities, such as school districts. 

In order to be eligible for the Bilingual School Psychology Certificate students must demonstrate competency in a foreign language. Students in these programs enroll for a minimum of three years of course work, which includes a one-year internship. Many graduates of these programs work in New York metropolitan school districts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to School and Clinical Child Psychology 
  • Practicum in Psychological Services: Psychotherapy
  • Advanced Developmental Psychology
  • Psychology of Learning: Theory and Applications
  • Tests and Measurements
  • Advanced Personality Theories

Detailed Programme Facts

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Application
  • Application Fee
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • All Official Transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1285 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    1285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1285 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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