Graduate Program Requirements

For detailed information about the program, please consult the Program Handbook.

Overview of coursework

The table below shows the typical program of study. Specific course descriptions can be found in the college catalog.

Semester One

   
Psy 509 Foundations of School Psy. 3 credits
Psy 516 Advanced Child Development 3 credits
Psy 544 Intellectual Assessment 3 credits
Psy 553 Information Technology Lab 1 credit
Psy 597 School Psych Practicum 2 credits
Psy 550 Consultation and Intervention I 3 credits
total   15 credits
     

Semester Two

   
Psy 501 Psychometrics 3 credits
Psy 520 Learning and Cognition 3 credits
Psy 545 Assessment Issues in School Psychology 3 credits
Psy 551 Consultation & Intervention II 3 credits
Psy 597 School Psych Practicum 2 credits
total   14 credits
     

Summer

   
Psy 552 Counseling and Crisis Intervention 3 credits
     

Semester Three

   
Psy 543 Learning Disabilities 3 credits
Psy 546 Special Populations and School Psychology 3 credits
Psy 503 Academic Inteventions 3 credits
Psy 581 Research Design 3 credits
Psy 597 School Psych Practicum 2 credits
total   14 credits
     

Semester Four

   
Elective   3 credits
Psy 531 Neuropsychology 3 credits
Psy 554 Advanced Counseling & Crisis Intervention 3 credits
Psy 589 Advanced School Psychology Practicum 3 credits
total   12 credits
     

Semester Five

   
Psy 504 Master’s Thesis 3 credits
Psy 590 Internship 3 credits
  (Minimum Total Hours Logged = 400)  
total   6 credits
     

Semester Six

   
Psy 504 Master’s Thesis IP
Psy 590 Internship 6 credits
  (Minimum Total Hours Logged = 800)  
     
Total Credit Hours
70

Questions, Comments, Suggestions?

If you would like more information about the school psychology graduate program at SUNY Plattsburgh, please contact

Dr. Laci Charette
Phone: (518) 564-3385
Toll-free Phone: (800) 441-7215
Fax: (518) 564-3397
Email: laci.charette@plattsburgh.edu