Develop and evaluate interventions designed to improve academic performance and behavioral life skills.
Analyze diversity and complex family issues; understand the impact on
performance at the school and district level.
Fuse knowledge of school system structure and evidence-based practice
to design school- and district-level interventions.
Collaborate at a leadership level with school system professionals to
advance systemic improvement.
Use knowledge of research design, statistics, and measurement
techniques to develop programs based on best practices.
Integrate knowledge of professional, ethical, and legal standards of
performance and their impact.
Learn the latest in theory and practice from doctoral, licensed
practitioners who are actively engaged in their profession.
Access your engaging, online learning environment anytime, anywhere, with any device, and set your own schedule while meeting deadlines.
Coursework, residencies, clinical practicum, internship, and
research, mix traditional doctoral education with online
* Capella University’s EPP is eligible for and will seek accreditation based on the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) Standards during fall 2017/spring 2018. CAEP is the single specialized accreditor for educator preparation, and administers NCATE accreditation.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Military service members and their spouses could be eligible for a
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Many employers offer tuition reimbursement to employees, even if
there’s no formal program. Check with your manager or HR dept.
The blended PsyD in School Psychology focuses on consultation,
supervision, evaluation, research, ethics, and intervention and
prevention strategies in the field, using a mix of online coursework
and practicum and internship field experiences.
Our doctoral curriculum is designed to give you dedicated support
early in your program—so you can be confident in the steps to
completing your degree.
Enhance the skills you develop in your program coursework through
these intensive, onsite experiences with students and faculty.
Apply your skills and knowledge in the field with direct-client
contact and supervision.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|PSY8335||Consultation and Collaboration in the Schools|
|PSY8338||Child and Adolescent Development for School Psychologists|
|PSY8212||Childhood Mental Health, Counseling, and Crisis Intervention/Prevention|
|PSY7320||Advanced Biological Psychology|
These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads).
They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
A doctoral degree takes special effort. It's why we offer expert
support at every step to keep you moving forward toward your
For this team, it’s more than résumés and interview tips. It’s about
thoughtful and strategic career planning—beyond graduation.
A side-by-side comparison of responsibilities, licensure, and degree requirements of school counselors and school psychologists.
Learn how licensure, education methods, and workplaces differ in
clinical vs. non-clinical psychology.
Learn more about I/O Psychology, Clinical and Counseling Psychology,
and School Psychology.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our online doctoral degree in school psychology.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.