24 months
Duration
20126 USD/year
20126 USD/year
11938 USD/year
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About

Obtaining an Educational Specialist degree (Ed.S.) in School Psychology at University of Arizona allows for an individual to practice school psychology in the great majority of school systems in the United States.  

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Overview

The Educational Specialist degree (Ed.S.) in School Psychology  at University of Arizona provides a comprehensive and integrated curriculum that prepares students to become Nationally Certified School Psychologists (NCSPs). 

The University of Arizona offers students the opportunity to obtain an Ed.S. degree at two locations, Tucson and Chandler, Arizona. In both Tucson and Chandler, the program emphasizes professional and clinical practice, as well as understanding and using scholarship in one’s practice.

Department

The Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies is committed to research about and teaching of students with disabilities and special abilities. The department’s research, teaching, and service address current issues in special education, rehabilitation, school psychology, and deaf studies. The Department of Disability and Psychoeducational Studies (DPS) is dedicated to advancing human and economic development through the empowerment and effective inclusion of culturally diverse individuals with disabilities and special abilities of all ages.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  •  Basic Academic Skills for High Incidence Disabilities
  • School and Community Violence: Crisis Prevention, Intervention, and Response
  • Behavior Modification in Schools
  • Diversity in School Psychology 
  •  Cognition & Development
  •  Early Childhood Assessment & Intervention

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

67 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.25
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A graduate college application.
  • Unofficial transcripts of all previous coursework required at time of application. Official transcripts of all previous coursework required at time of admission.
  • Three letters of recommendation from professionals who can adequately address your ability to be a successful graduate student and professional. Applicants should request letters from people who have known the applicant in a supervisory capacity (e.g., faculty/instructor, work supervisors, and volunteer supervisors). Personal references will not be considered
  • International applicants must meet acceptable English proficiency credentials as outlined here by the Graduate College.
  • A resume or curriculum vita that summarizes your educational and employment history and any relevant professional accomplishments 
  • A personal statement (see attached instruction)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    20126 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10063 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    11938 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5969 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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