The Education Specialist in School Psychology prepares students for certification as a School Psychologist. Graduate students participate in a rigorous three year program. The program emphasizes hands-on experience culminating in a one year, 1200 hour internship.
The program provides students with the theoretical and practical skills to be an effective school psychologist. The curriculum stresses assessment skills, intervention techniques, and consultative strategies through numerous practicum opportunities. The program trains practitioners who are culturally competent service providers.
The school psychology program at Minot State University is approved by the National Association of School Psychologists.