54 months
1386 USD/credit 33880 USD/year
1386 USD/credit 33880 USD/year
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With a School Psychology programme from Pace University, you’ll be ready to address educational and developmental problems bearing upon school achievement, adjustment, specific disabilities/disorders, chronic or acute situations or conditions that influence learning or mental health, school crises, and difficult social conditions that influence development.  

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You’ll also develop skills to carry out research and to professionally communicate research findings. On graduation from the School Psychology programme from Pace University , you will be eligible to apply for New York State certification in School Psychology and to sit for the New York State Licensing Examination for the professional practice of psychology.

Rigorous Preparation

Train to provide a range of psychological services such as assessment and evaluation, health promotion, intervention, prevention, and program development and evaluation services—with a special focus on the developmental processes of children and youth.

Develop and implement research methods that are pertinent to the recognition of, distinctions among, and effective preventions and interventions for young individuals facing the many types of risk (e.g., academic, biological, environmental, experiential, psychosocial) that compromise developmental potential.

Learn to analyze efficacy in systems including education and pediatric health care, and inform policy creation in education and mental health care.

Choose Your Career

You’ll be prepared to immediately make an impact in a variety of settings, such as developmental centers, hospitals, integrated health and mental health centers, schools, and universities. 

Career Options

Career options for graduates of the PhD in School Psychology program include working as a certified school psychologist and/or licensed psychologist in a wide variety of settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Statistics and Research Design 
  • Advanced Social Psychology 
  • Multicultural & Diversity Issues
  • Advanced Psychometrics 
  • History and Systems 
  • Consultation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 54 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applicants will be accepted until class is filled.


110 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to Pace University graduate degree and certificate programs must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university if postsecondary education was completed in the United States. Applicants who are currently in their senior year at an undergraduate institution may apply for admission, but acceptance will be contingent upon receipt of a final transcript indicating all senior year grades and receipt of the bachelor's degree. 
  • Application Fee ($70, non-refundable)
  • All Official Transcripts
  • Two Letters of Reccomendation
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1386 USD per credit during 54 months.
  • National

    33880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1386 USD per credit during 54 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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