The Master of Science in School Psychology is an online psychology degree from Fort Hays State University. This online degree in school counseling prepares students for entry into the profession of school psychology. The curriculum focuses on the interaction among innovative technologies, relevant content, diversity, and best practices. You will gain technological, pedagogical, and content knowledge and skills as you study the science of cognitive, learning, and behavioral processes. Coursework teaches professional and interpersonal essential functions, so students are prepared to lead, teach, model, and collaborate in diverse settings. Graduates are prepared for careers as school psychologists who will work with children, parents, teachers, and school administrators in a K-12 setting.
Students can choose for three Program Tracks with different course sequences, credit hour loads per semester, and program lengths.
This program requires an internship experience.
- A bachelor's degree in psychology or education. If you do not have an undergraduate degree in psychology or education, additional undergraduate psychology coursework will be required
- Completed one statistics or research course with a "C" or better from any discipline
- A 3.0 GPA
- GRE or MAT
- Two professional letters of recommendation
- Statement of intent
- A completed interview questionnaire
School Accreditation Statement
Higher Learning Commission