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Educational Specialist in School Psychology (Ed.S.)

Master Degree
Idaho State University
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Instruction Method
Time to Degree
2 semesters

About the Program

The Ed.S. in School Psychology is designed to be consistent with the minimal entry-level requirements in the field of school psychology as presented by the National Association of School Psychologists. A master’s degree as a school psychological examiner or its equivalent is required.

The Ed.S. is viewed as a practitioner’s degree and will focus on applied activities.

The student must complete 33 credits in School Psychology. All post-master’s degree coursework must be taken from members of the Idaho State University graduate faculty or be approved in advance by the graduate faculty. A minimum grade point average of 3.0 (B) is required overall coursework taken in the Ed.S. program. An oral examination covering the specialist paper, portfolio, and/or relevant topics is required.

Program Requirements

  • Course Requirements take the following courses, take 33 credits
    33 credits
    Course Requirements
    SCPY6615 - Adv Child Psychology
    3 credits
    SCPY6616 - Psychological Assessment
    3 credits
    SCPY6652 - Specialist Paper
    1 - 3 credits
    SCPY6662 - Consultation in the Schools
    3 credits
    SCPY6663 - Clinical Diag Interviewing Sch
    3 credits
    SCPY6664 - Neurocognition and Learning
    3 credits
    SCPY6665 - Clinical School Psychology
    3 credits
    SCPY6669 - Adv Practicum in Sch Psych
    3 credits
    SCPY7759 - Ed.S Internship
    1 - 9 credits
Grand Total Credits

* Please note that you must meet with an advisor each semester in order to verify degree completion time as well as online course offerings for the program requirements.