Department of Psychology

TYPICAL SCHEDULE FOR SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY STUDENTS

FIRST YEAR

Fall Semester

hours

Spring Semester

 hours

Research Methods in Applied Settings

4

Practicum II: Academic Assessment and Intervention

3

Practicum I: Orientation to School Psychology

3

Clinical Assessment II: Personality Assessment

3

Individual Psychology Evaluation: Intellectual Assessment

3

Behavioral Consultation

3

Introduction to School Psychology

3

Ed. Methods or EDL Course(s)

3-6

Total Fall Hours

13

Total Spring Hours

12-15

 

 

Summer Term

hours

Graduate Seminar (e.g., Psychopharmacology)

2

Diversity Issue and Psychological Services

1

Total Summer Hours

3

 

 

SECOND YEAR

Fall Semester

hours

Spring Semester

 hours

Advanced Child Psychology

3

Practicum IV: Evaluation and Intervention

3

Practicum III: Counseling and Assessment

3

Group Processes and Group Psychotherapy

3

Systems of Psychotherapy

3

Interventions with Children

3

Psychological Problems of the Child

3

Professional Experience

2-3

 

 

School Psychology Portfolio

0

Total Fall Hours

12

Total Spring Hours

11-12

 

THIRD YEAR

Fall Semester

hours

Spring Semester

 hours

School Psychology Internship

6

School Psychology Internship

6

 

 

Illinois State Accreditation Exam 

0

 

 

 

 

Total Fall Hours

6

Total Spring Hours

6