School Psychology—EdS

The Educational Specialist in School Psychology provides training for a professional career as a certified or licensed school psychologist. Training is based on a philosophy that promotes the balanced development of the mental, physical, social and spiritual nature of individuals. Typical responsibilities are assessment, diagnosis, consultation, and intervention services to preschool and school-age children with educational, emotional and behavioral problems. This program also provides field, practicum and internship experience.

PROGRAM LENGTH

This 65-credit program can typically be completed by fulltime students in three years.

APPLICATION DEADLINES

The EdS School Psychology program only admits new students for Fall semester.

Prospective students must submit their applications by July 30.

POINTS OF DISTINCTION

  • Approved by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP).
  • Based on a Christian worldview and philosophy of learning and teaching.
  • Small classes provide a favorable student teacher ratio and easy teacher accessibility.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Master’s degree (or non-U.S. equivalent) in psychology, education or a related field from an accredited institution and a mminimum admission GPA of 3.00 (on a 4.0 scale).
  • Three Recommendations from professionals such as advisors, major professors and employers.
  • Resume describing employment, research or special projects.
  • GRE General test from exam taken within five years. 
  • Statement of Purpose reflecting your philosophical perspective, personal, professional and academic goals, and reasons for seeking the graduate program.
  • TOEFL, IELTS or PTE (academic): Students whose language of education is not English must submit English proficiency test scores.

For more information please visit the Admissions page.

 ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

We are an international campus with a significant representation of international students. To learn more, please visit our International students page.

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FINANCES

To learn about tuition costs and scholarship opportunities please visit Student Financial Services.

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ENROLLMENT & ADMISSION

Phone: 855-428-4723 or 269-471-6321
Email: graduate@andrews.edu

SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY PROGRAM

Phone: 269-471-3473
Email: gpc@andrews.edu