MA and EdS Program Required Classes

To be eligible for school psychology licensure in the state of Indiana, students must complete a minimum of 60 semester hours of graduate work beyond the bachelor's degree including a school-based internship, amounting to the equivalent of two years of course work and a year of internship. To address National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) accreditation requirements, the course sequence in the MA/EdS program includes at least 73 semester hours of course work.

Required Courses:

EDPS 606 - Human Learning and Achievement Motivation
EDPS 612 - Psychological Consultation
EDPS 640 - Methodology of Educational and Psychological Research
EDPS 641 - Statistical Methods in Educational and Psychological Research
EDPS 651 - Personality Assessment of Children and Adolescents
EDPS 750 - Developmental Psychopathology

6 hours

EDPS 653 - Individual Cognitive Assessment

4 hours

EDPS 687 - Pre-Practicum--Introduction to School Psychology

1 hour

EDPS 688 - Practicum in Consultation

3 hours

EDPS 689 - Practicum in School Psychology

6 hours

EDPS 690 - Supervised Internship in School Psychology

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CPSY 621 - Theories and Techniques of Counseling
CPSY 688 - Process and Techniques of Group Counseling

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SPCE 600 - Education of Exceptional Children
EDPS 745 - Diagnosis and Interventions for Learning and Related Disorders

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EDPS 646 - Tests and Measurements
EDPS 746 - Theory of Measurement

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PSYSC 623 - Theories of Personality
CPSY 631 - Introduction to the Study of Personality

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PSYS 632 - Abnormal Psychology
CPSY 636 - Psychopathology

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EDPS 652 - Introduction to Neuropsychology
EDPS 656 - Child Neuropsychology
PSYS 668 - Physiological Psychology

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EDCU 601 - Principles and Procedures of Curriculum Development
EDCU 610 - The Elementary School Curriculum
EDCU 620 - The Secondary School Curriculum
EDCU 630 - The Junior High and Middle School Curriculum

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EDPS 600 - Advanced Educational Psychology
EDPS 765 - Theories of Learning
EDPS 768 - Theories of Cognitive Development

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EDPS 603 - Psychology of Human Development
EDPS 627 - Child Development
EDPS 628 - Adolescent Development

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EDRD 610 - The Teaching of Reading in the Elementary School
EDRD 620 - Content Area Reading
EDRD 640 - Issues in the Teaching of Reading
EDRD 680 - Classroom Reading Diagnosis
EDPS 669 - Concepts in Devlopmental Neuropsycholinguistics

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SOPS 610 - Social Psychology
SOPS 615 - Social Cognition
SOPS 620 - Group Dynamics
SOPS 640 - Social Psychology of Attitudes
SOPS 655 - Counseling Applications of Social Psychology
SOPS 660 - Contemporary Social Psychology

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EDMU 660 - Multicultural and Multiethnic Education in American Schools
EDMU 670 - Social and Cultural Minorities in American Education
EDEL 644 - Education in a Diverse Society
EDFO 651 - Educational Sociology
CPSY 678 - Theories and Techniques of Counseling the Culturally Diverse