Eastern University's School Psychology Master of Science and CAGS program trains specialist-level students to serve in a variety of school settings and obtain their School Psychology Certification (PK-12). The program is a fully accredited specialist-level program by the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP).  

Program Details

Kathleen Policastro
“Eastern exudes a positive and warm atmosphere of a smaller university that makes one feel welcome and supported. Professors are committed to ensuring that students receive the best education and career preparation possible. I feel confident that when I graduate, I will be fully prepared as a school psychologist.”

Kathleen Policastro, MS in School Psychology '16

Alumni Spotlight: Erika Thornton

Erica ThorntonEastern University alumna and Adjunct Faculty member Erika Thornton, who serves as a School Psychologist within The School District of Philadelphia, was featured on CBS-3 Philadelphia to discuss mental health in schools. 

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State Authorizations

Please check the State Authorizations page to determine if Eastern University’s program fulfills your state credentialing requirements. Students who seek similar credentialing in states other than Pennsylvania are advised to contact the appropriate credentialing agency within their home state to seek information and additional guidance about credentialing in your state of residence. Additional state or local district requirements may exist for field placements in this state. Out-of-state student placements cannot be guaranteed by the program or the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences. Students are responsible for following all state and local district requirements and regulations for their field placement.