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Master On Campus Online Blended

School Psychology

University of Nebraska Kearney

24 months
Duration
569 USD/credit 20484 USD/year
569 USD/credit 20484 USD/year
259 USD/credit 9324 USD/year
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About

The University of Nebraska Kearney School Psychology Specialist Degree in Education Degree program prepares graduates to become uniquely qualified members of school teams that support students’ ability to learn and teachers’ ability to teach.

Overview

We offer a master degree in School Psychology at the University of Nebraska Kearney. Trainees learn to provide assessment, support, and intervention services to students; partner with families, teachers, and other professionals to create safe, healthy, and supportive learning environments; work with school administrators to improve school-wide policies; and collaborate with community providers to coordinate services for students.

Career Opportunities

  • Employment of school psychologists is projected to grow 14% from 2016 to 2026. 
  • The mean salary of full-time, school-based practitioners in the U.S. is $64,168 for those with 180-day contracts and $71,320 for those with 200-day contracts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Educational Psychology
  • Research Methods in Psychology and Education 
  • Child and Adolescent Development and Interventions 
  • Techniques of Counseling 
  • Multicultural Counseling 
  • Professional Issues Seminar-School Psychology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

72 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $45 non-refundable application fee
  • Academic history-official transcripts of all previous academic work.  If your GPA falls below the UNK Graduate Studies minimum expectation of 2.75, please upload a Low GPA Statement with explanation for your past academic performance, how you be successful academically at the graduate level (minimum 3.0 GPA), and why you should be admitted as an exception to the GPA requirement.
  • Resume with requested information
  • "Motivation for becoming a counselor, school psychologist or student affairs professional" essay
  • Three Proessional Electronic References (Forms are automatically sent to recommenders when application is submitted).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20484 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 569 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    20484 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 569 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 259 USD per credit during 24 months.

Funding

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