Degree Program Overview
The Specialist Degree in School Psychology is designed to produce effective practitioners and prepares students for further graduate study and/or junior college teaching. This program provides the training needed for certification by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) and licensure as a Licensed Specialist in School Psychology in Texas.
Graduates of the program can seek licensure as Licensed Specialists in School Psychology (LSSP) in Texas and as a Nationally Certified School Psychologist throughout the United States. Graduates may also choose to seek licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). This degree includes 300 hours of practicum experience and a year-long internship in a public school. The program is approved by NASP.
|Catalog Entry||Specialist Degree in School Psychology (SSP)|
|Length||60 Credit Hours|
|Costs||Rates Per Semester|
|Admission Requirements||Application Materials|
Additional applications will be considered after this date until the entire cohort is finalized.
- Fall: February 15
Please note that application deadlines will occasionally change. Please contact your academic advisor (listed in the contact section) for confirmation on application deadlines.