Master of Arts in School and Community Psychology Postgraduate Program By Wayne State University |Top Universities

Master of Arts in School and Community Psychology

Tuitionfee

97,872 USDTuition Fee/year

Scholarship

YesScholarships

Main Subject Area

PsychologyMain Subject Area

Program overview

Main Subject

Psychology

Degree

MA

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Online

Wayne State University's M.A. program in school and community psychology prepares students to be school psychologists and mental health therapists for work within and outside of schools. The program is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) and taught by skilled, experienced faculty. The first two years include full-time evening coursework with concurrent field experience, leading to an M.A. and Preliminary School Psychologist Certificate, as well as eligibility for the Temporary Limited License in Psychology (TLLP). During year three, students hold a paid internship position in a school setting. Upon successful completion, students earn an Advanced Graduate Studies Certificate in School Psychology, and are eligible for both full School Psychologist Certification and Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP) credential.

Program overview

Main Subject

Psychology

Degree

MA

Study Level

Masters

Study Mode

Online

Wayne State University's M.A. program in school and community psychology prepares students to be school psychologists and mental health therapists for work within and outside of schools. The program is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) and taught by skilled, experienced faculty. The first two years include full-time evening coursework with concurrent field experience, leading to an M.A. and Preliminary School Psychologist Certificate, as well as eligibility for the Temporary Limited License in Psychology (TLLP). During year three, students hold a paid internship position in a school setting. Upon successful completion, students earn an Advanced Graduate Studies Certificate in School Psychology, and are eligible for both full School Psychologist Certification and Nationally Certified School Psychologist (NCSP) credential.

Admission requirements

Undergraduate

79+
2+
300+
6+

A minimum of 15 semester hours in psychology or educational psychology are required. Students applying to the program are required to complete the GRE, area application and provide three letters of recommendations. Expected GRE is approximately 150 on the verbal and quantitative sections (under the new scoring system) and 4.0 on the analytic writing.

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Tuition fee and scholarships

Domestic Students

47,235 USD
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International Students

97,872 USD
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Wayne State University is an SAT / ACT optional university for most of its undergraduate programs and has 13 schools and colleges, each is distinct and contributes uniquely to its field of focus, providing a place where general excellence turns into specific expertise. Undergraduate programs are offered in many areas.

Since 1915, Wayne State University has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, one of six regional accrediting agencies in the United States that provides accreditation to colleges and universities at the institutional level.

Undergraduate programs are available in the

·         Mike Ilitch School of Business    

·         College of Education

·         College of Engineering

·         College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts

·         Irvin D. Reid Honors College

·         College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

·         College of Nursing

·         Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

Academic excellence and pioneering research are central to our mission and a primary reason students choose to attend Wayne State.

From medicine and mechanical engineering to graphic design and geology, Wayne State faculty members are renowned for innovation and expertise in their fields, crafting hands-on curricula to take students out of the classroom and into the real world.

Wayne State increasingly is known for interdisciplinary research in areas such as health sciences and disparities, the environment, entrepreneurship and data analytics, human services and education, manufacturing, language and the arts. The university makes a measurable impact in its neighborhood and around the world. 

Our scholarship opportunities:

Scholarships upto 6000 USD

Deadline: December 1

Requirements: SAT / ACT score, GPA above 3.0


#YouAreWelcomeHere national scholarship program

50% scholarships for international students to study in the U.S.

Link: https://forms.wayne.edu/5b9924d203841/

Deadline: February 1

The Graduate School at Wayne State University advances graduate education and cultivates a supportive environment for research, scholarly activities and other creative endeavors that are integral to successful graduate students, faculty members and programs. It assures the quality and integrity of graduate programs and monitors the academic requirements for Ph.D. degrees, specific master’s degrees and graduate certificates.

The Graduate School administers and regulates funds that support graduate studies and disseminates information related to graduate programs and policies. The school hosts the Graduate and Postdoctoral Research Symposium, encouraging postdoctoral fellows, doctoral and master’s students to share their research experiences across disciplines. Professional development seminars on topics such as the academic job search and career choices for students in the humanities are regularly offered, and assistance is available for doctoral students and postdocs interested in exploring careers beyond academia.

Wayne State’s designation within the classification of research universities with very high research activity is reflective of a deep commitment to excellence in graduate education, relevance in academic curriculum, and leadership in research and scholarship. Accordingly, the Graduate School is committed to the highest standards of academic performance and ethical behavior.

Graduate programs are offered in the

·         Mike Ilitch School of Business

·         College of Education

·         College of Engineering

·         College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts

·         School of Information Sciences

·         College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

·         Law School

·         School of Medicine

·         College of Nursing

·         Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

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