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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Doctor of Psychology Curriculum

Page address: http://sbs.mnsu.edu/psych/psyd/curriculum/

Professional Experiences (22 credits minimum)

  • PSYC 702 Field Experience I (1)
  • PSYC 703 Field Experience II (1)
  • PSYC 750 School Psychology Practicum I (4)
  • PSYC 751 School Psychology Practicum II (4)
  • PSYC 760 Advanced Doctoral Practicum I (2)
  • PSYC 761Advanced Doctoral Practicum II (2)
  • PSYC 795 Internship (1-8) 8 minimum

Diversity and Disability (9 credits minimum)

  • ESSP 605 Introduction to the Psychology and Education of Exceptional Children and Youth (3)
  • ETHN 650 Helping Across Cultures (3)
  • KSP 7XX Multicultural School Psychology (3)

Psych/Ed Foundations (18 credits minimum)

  • PSYC 533 Child Psychology (4)
  • PSYC 670 Psychoneurology of Child Behavior (4)
  • PSYC 689 Standards and Ethics (3)
  • PSYC 701 Principles and Practices of School Psychology (4)
  • PSYC 504 Memory and Cognition (4) Optional for Board Licensure

Assessment (17 credits minimum)

  • PSYC 683 Behavioral Assessment (4)
  • PSYC 705 Tests and Measures in Education (3)
  • PSYC 710 Cognitive Assessment (4)
  • PSYC 770 Child Mental Health: Assessment to Intervention (3)
  • ESSP 645 Formal/Informal Clinical Procedures (3)

Intervention/Prevention (16 credits minimum)

  • PSYC 682 Child Psychopathology and Therapy (4)
  • PSYC 725 Consultation and Prevention (4)
  • PSYC 775 Psychological Interventions in School (4)
  • ESSP 646 Instructional Interventions (4)
  • EEC 676 Strategies for Individualized Instruction (2) optional

Research (24 minimum)

  • PSYC 610 Research Design and Statistics (4)
  • PSYC 613 Behavioral Research Methods (4)
  • PSYC 618 Multivariate Analysis (4)
  • PSYC 780 Research in School Psychology (2) 4 minimum
  • PSYC 799 Dissertation (1-8) 8 minimum

Total = 106 credits required