Course Requirements

Course Requirements

All the following courses are required for the doctoral degree. In addition, the sequence of courses have been outlined.

Year 1

Fall Semester
EDPS 653 Individual Cognitive Assessment (3)
EDPS 685 Introduction to School Psychology (2)
EDPS 687 Pre-Practicum—School Psychology (1)
*EDPS 603 Psychology of Human Development (3)
CPSY 631 Introduction to the Study of Personality (3)

Spring Semester
EDPS 654 Academic Achievement and Intervention (3)
EDPS 686 Pre-Practicum in Consultation (1)
EDPS 612 Psychological Consultation (2)
EDPS 651 Personality Assessment of Children and Adolescents (3)
EDPS 750 Developmental Psychopathology (3)

Summer
EDPS 640 Methodology of Educational and Psychological Research OR 643 Research Design (3)
*SPCE 609 Introduction to Applied Behavior Analysis (3)
EDPS 689 Practicum in School Psychology (1)
**EDPS 641 Statistical Methods in Educational and Psychological Research (3)
SPCE 610 Behavior Consultation Techniques (3)
*Online Course Only **Offered On campus and Online

Year 2

Fall Semester
EDPS 689 Practicum in School Psychology (3)
EDPS 642 Intermediate Statistics (3)
EDPS 652 Introduction to Neuropsychology (3)
EDPS 746 Theory of Measurement (3)

Spring Semester
EDPS 688 Practicum in Consultation (3)
CPSY 621 Theories and Techniques of Counseling (3)
*EDRD 610 The Teaching of Reading in the Elementary School (3)
EDPS 765 Theories of Learning (3)

Summer
*EDPS 660 Diagnosis and Interventions for Learning and Related Disorders (3)
*EDCU 610 The Elementary School Curriculum (3)
Cognate Course (3)
CPSY 678 Theories and Techniques of Counseling the Culturally Diverse (3)
*Online Course Only **Offered On campus and Online

Year 3

Fall Semester
EDPS 775 Evidence-Based Treatments in Psychology (3) OR EDPS 776 Legal, Ethical, and Multicultural Issues in Professional Psychology (3)  (These two courses are offered every other year.)
EDPS 789 Supervision in School Psychology
EDPS 741 Applied Regression Analysis for the Social Sciences
Cognate Course (3) OR EDPS 791 Doctoral Internship in School (3)

Spring Semester
EDPS 720 Developmental Theories and Research Across the Lifespan (3)
ID 705 Interdepartmental Research Colloquium (2)
Cognate Course (3)
Cognate Course (3)

Summer
Cognate Course (3)
Cognate Course (3)
PSYS 691 Systems of Psychology (3)
Cognate Course (3)

Year 4

Fall Semester
DISS 799 (5)
SOPS 610 Social Psychology (3)
EDPS 775 Evidence-Based Treatments in Psychology (3) OR EDPS 776 Legal, Ethical, and Multicultural Issues in Professional Psychology (3) (These two course are offered every other year.)
EDPS 791 Doctoral Internship in School Psychology (3; Elective)

Spring Semester
DISS 799 (5)
Cognate (3)
EDPS 791 Doctoral Internship in School Psychology (3; Elective)

Year 5

Fall Semester
EDPS 792 Doctoral Internship in Professional Psychology (3)

Spring Semester
EDPS 792 Doctoral Internship in Professional Psychology (3)