M.A. On Campus

School Psychology

William James College

36 months
1130 USD/credit 11300 USD/year
1130 USD/credit 11300 USD/year
Tuition fee
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School Psychology is a challenging and rewarding specialty for which there is unprecedented need and demand. The MA/CAGS in School Psychology at the William James College prepares graduates to become highly skilled, confident, and culturally responsive leaders in the field. 


The programme

  • The School Psychology MA/CAGS Program at William James College offers a competency-based curriculum paired with structured, closely supervised field experiences that provides graduates with the strongest foundation for their careers. We offer a unique learning environment with a focus on the development of the personal and professional self and an orientation towards social responsibility. 
  • Our students receive unparalleled support and attention from experienced faculty mentors. Full-time students complete the program in 3 years, receiving a Master of Arts after earning 30 credits, and continuing on to earn a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in the final two years.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Instructional Assessment and Intervention
  • Statistics 
  • Lifespan Development
  • Educating Children and Adolescents with Special Needs
  • Diversity and Cross Cultural Psychology
  • Preventive Mental Health in the Schools

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3 (recommended)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $60.00 Application Fee (non-refundable), $75.00 if applying to two programs. On the electronic application it is paid online before submission.
  • Completed application form
  • Three (3) letters of recommendation
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Application Essay
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Test Scores—The GRE General Test is required for PsyD in Clinical Psychology. The test is optional for Master's programs, the PsyD in School Psychology and the PsyD in Leadership Psychology. The PRAXIS II Test for School Psychologists is optional for the School Psychology PsyD Program. 
  • Re-Application Statement*
  • Change of Career Statement*

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    11300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1130 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    11300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1130 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Newton

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


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