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Education Specialist

University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

36 months
1079 USD/credit 21580 USD/year
1079 USD/credit 21580 USD/year
522 USD/credit 10440 USD/year
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Earn your Education Specialist degree in School Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire. Approved by the National Association of School Psychologists, our well-respected graduate program will prepare you to become a Nationally Certified School Psychologist.


Through rigorous coursework and real-world training, you'll become a problem solver, critical thinker and effective collaborator, working to help children and youth thrive behaviorally, emotionally and academically. 

Education Specialist courses at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire are taught by expert faculty and licensed school psychologists, as well as those who have backgrounds in clinical psychology, counseling psychology and applied behavior analysis.


To support your professional development and cultural competence, our all-encompassing degree provides a sequence of field experiences. During the program, you'll gain real-world, professional experience by participating in a multicultural practicum, providing school psychological services in culturally diverse settings such as the Lac Du Flambeau Indian Reservation or the Milwaukee Public School District. 

School-based practica will give you invaluable experience with placements in both rural and urban school settings. And while working as a graduate clinician in the Human Development Center, you'll gain critical interprofessional collaboration skills.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Counseling
  • Multicultural Practicum in School Psychology
  • Applications of Psychology in Educational Settings
  • Practicum: Clinical Settings
  • Evidence-based Intervention in School Psychology
  • Practicum: School Psychology
  • Social Foundations: Human Relations

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Three letters of reference, preferably from faculty. One employer may be substituted for a faculty member. Letters of recommendation should address experiences that demonstrate a readiness for graduate level academic work; communication skills (oral and written); maturity, independence and ability to work with others; ability to work with children and youth; and interest and motivation for pursuing a career in school psychology. Please have your references send letters of recommendation directly to
  • Official transcripts from each institution where a degree was obtained (except UW-Eau Claire). Transcripts also are required from any institution where graduate coursework was completed that may be considered for transfer. Transcripts should be mailed directly to the Admissions Office.
  • Admission requirements
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1079 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    21580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1079 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • In-State

    10440 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 522 USD per credit during 36 months.

Living costs for Eau Claire

1172 - 1943 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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