Academics

Year 1

Summer (2 units)

  • EDSS 6506 Seminar in Counseling and Interpersonal Relations (2 units)

Fall (12 units)

  • EDSS 6500 Foundations of Ethical, Professional, & Legal Practice in School Psychology (3 units)
  • EDSS 6504 Statistics, Research Methods & Program Evaluation (3 units)
  • EDSS 6508 Student Diversity and Exceptionality (3 units)
  • EDSS 6518 Assessment & Intervention for Cognitive & Learning Problems I (3 units)

Spring (9 units)

  • EDSS 6510 Seminar in Instruction & Learning (3 units)
  • EDSS 6512 Group Counseling & Intervention with Children & Adolescents (3 units)
  • EDSS 6522 Assessment & Intervention for Cognitive & Learning Problems II

Summer (5 units)

  • EDSS 6514 Family, School, & Community Collaboration* (3 units)
  • EDSS 6516 Seminar in Motivation & Achievement (2 units)

* Study Abroad opportunities are available for this course. Students enrolled in the School Psychology program at LMU have the option to take a study abroad course in Ecuador, during Summer Session II, at the end of their first year. This study abroad course in Ecuador replaces the Diversity in Community and School Psychology course requirement. Please visit our Study Abroad page for more information.

Year 2

Fall (10 units)

  • EDSS 6513 Advanced Counseling Seminar I (2 units)
  • EDSS 6520 Prevention, Intervention, & Consultation (3 units)
  • EDSS 6524 Practicum in School Psychology I (2 units)
  • EDSS 6528 Social, Emotional, and Behavioral Assessment (3 units)

Spring (10 units)

  • EDSS 6515 Advanced Counseling Seminar II (2 units)
  • EDSS 6525 Practicum in School Psychology II (2 units)
  • EDSS 6526 Social Responsibility, Violence Prevention, & Crisis Intervention in Schools (3 units)
  • EDSS 6534 Advanced Assessment and Positive Behavioral Intervention (3 units)

Summer (6 units)

  • EDSS 6532 Seminar in School Systems & Psychological Services (3 units)
  • EDSS 6530 Treatment of Emotional & Behavioral Disorder in Children & Adolescents (3 units)

Year 3

Fall (6 units)

  • EDSS 6536 Special Issues & Best Practices in School Psychology (3 units)
  • EDSS 6538 Supervised Internship in School Psychology I (3 units)

Spring (3 units)

  • EDSS 6540 Supervised Internship in School Psychology II (3 units)
  • EDSS 6995 Written Exit Exam (Praxis II School Psychology) (0 units)