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Five Year School Program

Please note that the follow program is an "example" 5-year program, which allows for enrichment through additional courses, research, and/or extra paid practica. We encourage such programs for their training value.

 

FIRST YEAR (Rev. 8/2017)

 
Fall Semester   Credits
820:504 Theoretical Foundations: Cognitive Behavioral 2
826:532 Basic Therapeutic Strategies 3
826:543 Human Development 3
820:565 Adult Psychopathology: Theoretical, Experimental, and Descriptive 3
826:630 Cognitive Assessment 3
826:550 Introduction to School Psychology 2
821:543 Psychological Services Clinic Practicum 0.5
 

Total

16.5
Spring Semester   Credits
820:503 Theoretical Foundations: Analytic (first 10 weeks) 2
820:508 Systems Theory and Analysis 3
820:563 Child Psychopathology 3
820:631 Social-Emotional/Behavioral Personality Assessment-Child 3
---:--- Required Elective 3
820:689 Professional Practicum Placement 3
826:506 Group Supervision in School Psychology 1
821:543 Psychological Services Clinic Practicum 0.5
 

Total

18.5
Summer Semester   Credits
820:622 Biological Bases of Human Behavior 3
826:555 Exceptional Children in the School, Family, and Community 3
 

Total

6
 

SECOND YEAR

 
Fall Semester   Credits
820:581 Statistical Methods and Design Analysis 3
820:570 and/or 820:575 and/or 820:576 Psychological Interventions with Ethnic & Racially Diverse Populations and/or Diversity & Racial Identity and/or Marginalized Communities 3
826:557 **Psychoeducational Foundations of Learning Disabilities 3
826:612 Consultation Methods 3
820:689 Professional Practicum Placement 3
826:605 Advanced Supervision in School Psychology 3
821:543 Psychological Services Clinic Practicum 0.5
 

Total

18.5
Spring Semester   Credits
820:550 Systems of Psychology 3
820:585 Advanced Statistics/Research Design 3
826:544 Peadiatric Behavioral Medicine 3
826:602 School Based Psychological Interventions 3
820:689 Professional Practicum Placement 3
826:606 Advanced Supervision in School Psychology 3
821:543 Psychological Services Clinic Practicum 0.5
 

Total

18.5
Summer Semester   Credits
820:613 Professional Ethics, Standards, and Career Development 3
 

Total

3

** Class will be offered Fall semester beginning Fall 2018

 

THIRD YEAR

 
Fall Semester   Credits
826:609 Learning & Academic Interventions: Research to Practice 3
826:558 Adult & Organizational Learning & Change 3
---:--- Required Elective - "Can be taken any semester in the 3rd or 4th years" 3
820:689 Professional Practicum Placement 3
820:690 Professional Practicum Placement 3
826:605 Advanced Supervision in School Psychology 3
821:543 Psychological Services Clinic Practicum 0.5
 

Total

18.5
Spring Semester   Credits
826:616 Planning & Evaluation of Human Service Programs 3
820:702 Dissertation in Professional Psychology 3
820:689 Professional Practicum Placement 3
820:690 Professional Practicum Placement 3
826:606 Supervision in School Psychology 3
821:543 Psychological Services Clinic Practicum 0.5
 

Total

15.5
 

FOURTH YEAR

 
Fall Semester   Credits
820:701 Dissertation in Professional Psychology 3
---:--- *Optional Elective (Credits Not Required (NR) for degree) 3 NR
820:696 **Optional Advanced Practicum (Credits Not Required (NR) for degree) 3 NR
 

Total

3
     
Spring Semester    
820:702 Dissertation in Professional Psychology 3
---:--- *Optional Elective (Credits not Required (NR) for degree) 3 NR
820:696 **Optional Advanced Practicum (Credits Not Required (NR) for degree) 0.5 NR
 

Total

3
 

FIFTH YEAR

 
Fall Semester   Credits
826:631 Internship in School Psychology 3
826:633 Internship Seminar in School Psychology* 1
 
Total
4
Spring Semester    
826:632 Internship in School Psychology 3
826:633 Internship Seminar in School Psychology* 1
 
Total
4

* Not required if students receive 4 hours of individual supervision and didactic instruction with other interns from a licensed, appropriated credentialed psychology at their internship site