Educational Psychology: School Psychology, PhD

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours:

Core Courses
EPSY 50233
EPSY 51133
EPSY 5103Human Development in Psychology3
REMS 5013Research Design and Methodology3
EDUC 5910Educational Field Experiences1-6
EPSY 57933
REMS 6003Analyses of Variance3
CIED 5463Reading Assessment and Instruction3
or CIED 5473 Reading & Writing Difficulties
EPSY 61433
EPSY 58033
EPSY 5463Psychology of Learning3
EPSY 6323Psychological Consultation3
REMS 6013Multiple Regression Analysis in Behavioral Studies3
EPSY 63333
EPSY 58533
EPSY 58133
EPSY 52102-6
EPSY 6343Behavioral Assessment and Consultation3
EPSY 61133
REMS 6663Applied Multivariate Research in Behavioral Studies3
EPSY 60333
EPSY 6153Advanced Research in Educational Psychology3
EPSY 55102-6
EPSY 531012
EPSY 55033
EPSY 6030Doctoral Seminar in School Psychology1-3
EPSY 5320Seminar in Educational and School Psychology3-9
REMS 6373Program Evaluation3
EPSY 5320Seminar in Educational and School Psychology3-9
EPSY 5000Master’s Thesis1-6
EPSY 63106
EPSY 66106
EPSY 6000Doctoral Dissertation15
Total Hours118-150

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Doctor of Philosophy (PhD.) Requirements

  • 90 credits beyond the Bachelor's degree, 60 credits beyond the Master's degree are required
  • At least seventy-five percent of coursework on the Plan of Study must include 5000 and 6000 level courses
  • A minimum of 15 hours at the 6000 level with a grade of SR for the doctoral dissertation must be complete.  The maximum number of dissertation hours (6000 with a grade of SR) permissible on a Plan of Study must not exceed three-fourths of the total credit hours in the approved graduate degree program
  • Credit for all courses on a graduate Plan of Study must have been awarded within 10 years of completion of all degree requirements
  • A minimum of 30 in-residence credit hours are required
  • Non-Course requirements:
    • Doctoral Candidacy
    • Dissertation Defense
    • Dissertation Submission/Approval