The Master of Arts degree in Counseling with a specialization in Pupil Personnel Services (PPS) School Psychology fulfills the requirements for the California PPS Credential with a specialization in School Psychology (preschool-12).

  • Core Courses - 28 units (COUN 230, 233, 248, 500, 520, 521, 522, 523, EDUC 572, COUN 550)   
  • COUN 527:      SP Practicum/Seminar, 1 unit
  • COUN 290:      SP Introduction to Psychological Assessment, 3 units
  • COUN 524:      Systems Consultation, 3 units
  • EDUC 210:       Learning, Dev., & Cognition in the Social Context, 3 units
  • COUN 291:      SP Neuro-cognitive Assessment, 3 units
  • COUN 246:      SP Child/Adolescent Psychopathology, 3 units
  • COUN 540:      SP Fieldwork Seminar & Supervision I & II, 6 units
  • COUN 251:      Treatment of Children, 3 units
  • SPED 230:        Introduction to Inclusive Education, 3 units
  • COUN 292:      SP Assessment of Social & Emotional Functioning, 3 units
  • COUN 541:      SP Internship and Seminar I & II, 6 units
  • EDUC 582:      Research Seminar II, 3 units
  • SPED 233:       Behavioral Support in the Learning Environment, 3 units

Minimum Total Units: 71

For information regarding internships, consult the Internship Manual for the School Psychology Intern Program.

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