School Psychology, M.Sc. | University of Hartford | West Hartford, United States
36 months
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705 USD/credit 16685 USD/year
705 USD/credit 16685 USD/year
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About

The School Psychology program at University of Hartford is an integrated full-time program, with a three-year sequence of course work and practicum experiences, leading to the both a Master of Science Degree and a Sixth-Year Certificate.

Overview

The Master of Science in School Psychology at University of Hartford prepares school psychologists with particular competencies to work with children, families, and educational systems. It is designed to prepare highly qualified practitioners whose primary role is to maximize learning and developmental opportunities for children. Specifically, the program’s primary goal is to produce highly competent clinicians who will meet employment demands for services involving:

  • Assessment and Diagnosis
  • Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • Consultation and Collaboration

The program is planned to be completed in three academic years of full-time study. The program is administratively housed within the Department of Psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences, is part of the Certification Council in the School of Education, and the program holds accreditation from the Connecticut State Department of Education, as well as national approval from the National Association of School Psychologists and National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education partnership (NASP/NCATE).

Program Learning Outcomes

Master of Science in School Psychology students will:

  • Have knowledge of data-based decision making and accountability.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in consultation and collaboration.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in interventions and instructional support necessary to assist in the development of academic skills.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in interventions and mental health services that will assist with the development of social and life skills.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills pertinent to school-wide practices that promote learning.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in preventive and responsive services.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Psychology
  • Statistics for Psychology
  • Research Methods for Psychology
  • History and Systems in Psychology
  • Lifespan Development
  • Infant and Child Development
  • Adolescent and Adult Development
  • Brain and Behaviour
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Thinking, Memory and Problem Solving
  • Motivation and Emotion
  • Personality Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Psychology of Adjustment

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • Priority Deadline - Jan. 15

Credits

71 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application
  • A non-refundable application fee of $50 (to be paid online)
  • Official transcripts for all collegiate level coursework forwarded to the University of Hartford
  • A letter of intent as specified in the online application
  • Three Letters of Recommendation as specified in the online application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16685 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 705 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    16685 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 705 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for West Hartford

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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Financing

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Funding

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