About School Psychology
Fill an in-demand role in schools and help students thrive.
Take the first step toward a rewarding career as a school psychologist with a master's degree in school psychology from California University of Pennsylvania. The school psychology master of science program is the first phase of a three-year certification program designed for bachelor’s degree holders in psychology or for those who have taken at least 15 credits of psychology coursework, including a statistic’s course. This graduate degree program can be completed in 14 months of full-time study.
After obtaining a master's degree, pursue school psychology certification preparation at Cal U in order to practice as a school psychologist.
Rigorous training will help you go far.
- Cal U education programs have been accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) since 1954, and we are continuing with the successor organization, the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).
- This program is recognized by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP).
- A fast-paced schedule includes an online summer start, followed by face-to-face evening classes.
- Degree classes cover child psychology, human development, special education and more.