Post-BA EdS

The School Psychology program offers a 90-credit Post-Bachelor’s program, which leads to the Educational Specialist Degree (EdS). All Post-Bachelor’s Degree students are required to complete a 1200-hour internship.

Foundational/Beginning Courses

  • COUN 5610 Child/Adolescent Counseling
  • EDUC 5000 Introduction to Educational Research
  • EDUC 5110 Child Development
  • EDUC 5120 Adolescent Psychology
  • LITC 5250 Seminar in Literacy Instruction
  • SPED 5400 Introduction to Special Education & Learning Disorders
  • SPED 5430 Introduction to Behavior Disorders & Intervention
  • SPSY 5020 Counseling Theories and Skills for School PsychologistsElective
  • SPSY 5550 Advance Counseling for Diverse Populations

Discipline-Specific/Advanced Courses

  • EDUC 5200 Social Justice
  • SPED 5410 Multicultural/Multilingual Issues
  • SPED 5450 School Consultation & Intervention
  • SPED 5460 Advanced Behavior Intervention
  • SPSY 5010 Introduction to School Psychology
  • SPSY 5030 Application of Learning Theories to School Psychology Practice
  • SPSY 5050 Advanced Application of Research and Statistics
  • SPSY 5500 Law and Ethics for School Psychologists
  • SPSY 5620 Family/School Collaboration
  • SPSY 5630 Linking Assessment to Instruction
  • SPSY 5640 Individual Educational Assessment
  • SPSY 5660 Individual Intelligence Assessment
  • SPSY 5670 Personality and Behavior Assessment  

Field-Based Integration Courses

  • SPSY 5700 Consultation and Academic Intervention Practicum
  • SPSY 5710 Counseling and Behavioral Intervention Practicum
  • SPSY 5720 Psychoeducational Assessment Practicum
  • SPSY 5800 School Psychology Internship and Seminar I
  • SPSY 5810 School Psychology Internship and Seminar II
  • SPSY 5820 School Psychology Internship and Seminar III


Minimum credits required for degree:  90

Applicants who have completed a bachelors degree in psychology or sociology that included multiple courses in statistics and/or research can request to waive EDUC 5000 Introduction to Educational Research. Upon admission, these students should submit transcripts to their advisor in order to be considered for this waiver.