Discover Your Future at Argosy University with a School Psychology Degree
Diverse Students in this Program
Students are ages 40+ in this Program
Students Enrolled Full Time in this Program
*Argosy University program census, 09/08/2017
See how the School Psychology PsyD degree program can enhance the skills for school psychologists who serve effectively in a range of professional roles within the school setting.
Why a Doctor of Psychology Degree in School Psychology?
Argosy University is committed to providing advanced training to certified school psychologists who wish to pursue a degree at the PsyD level. The goals of Argosy University School Psychology program is to increase the level of knowledge and enhance the practices of certified school psychologists. The School Psychology program is based on a scholar-practitioner model that emphasizes the integration of theory, research, and practice, especially as it relates to working with diverse, underserved, and marginalized populations. The program is designed to enhance candidates’ skills who strive to improve the quality and scope of services available to all children and families. Throughout the program, candidates are involved in school psychology fieldwork associated with their courses, and internship at the completion of courses. Standards-based assessment of candidates is integrated throughout the programs and focuses on theoretical and empirical knowledge, skills and professional dispositions.
Why a School Psychology Degree at Argosy University?
The program emphasizes the development of attitudes, knowledge, and skills essential to the preparation of school psychologists who are committed to the ethical provision of quality services to diverse populations. Students can develop advanced skills in neuropsychological assessment, psychopharmacology, therapy, statistics and research methodology, and research initiatives. This 32 credit hour degree program is designed to provide advanced training for already practicing school psychologists, who wish to pursue a degree at the PsyD level.
- The College of Education at Argosy University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The accreditation covers advanced educator preparation programs across all campuses of Argosy University and its online programs. However, the accreditation does not include individual education courses that the institution offers to P-12 educators for professional development, re-licensure, or other purposes.
- Argosy University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, California, 94501, http://www.wscuc.org).
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What to Expect
When you’re applying, you can:
- Work with a qualified admissions team trained to assist with application and programmatic issues and questions.
- Work with qualified financial aid representatives to explore all options for an affordable route to realize your professional goals.
- Experience a streamlined but thorough admissions process to begin your program in a timely manner.
When you’re enrolled, you can experience:
- 32 credit hours of a quality learner-centered program geared toward providing a wide range of classroom and field based experiences.
- Instructional interactions with qualified, experienced*, and competent faculty.
*Credentials and experience levels vary by faculty and instructors.
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