The Advanced Certificate in School Psychology is an 18-credit program that provides an overview of assessment and intervention related to School Psychology. The certificate program is embedded within the M.S. program. Therefore, all students who complete the M.S. program in School Psychology will also earn the Advanced Certificate.
The A.C. in School Psychology also serves as a stand-alone program for students who wish to gain some knowledge and skills in assessment, counseling, consultation, and intervention in schools. It is ideal for school practitioners who would like further professional development, or for individuals who would like to explore the field of school psychology without committing to a full program.
The A.C. in School Psychology is made up of the following courses:
SPSY 630 Academic Assessment (3 credits)
SPSY 620 Interpersonal Intervention Skills (3 credits)
SPSY 650 Applied Behavior Analysis (3 credits)
SPSY 640 Statistics (3 credits)
SPSY 641 Research Methods (3 credits)
SPSY 720 Advanced Consultation (3 credits)
SPSY 723 Systems and Organizational Interventions (3 credits)