The School Psychology Doctoral Program at Minnesota State Mankato is accredited by the National Association of School Psychologists and offers individualized attention and hands-on experiences to prepare students to become certified school psychologists. The program has a strong focus on research, allowing students a wide range of professional options from practicing in K-12 schools or clinics, to teaching in university settings.
The National Association of School Psychologists accredited School Psychology Doctoral Program at Minnesota State Mankato trains students to attain certification to practice as school psychologists and/or pursue other doctoral level employment such as university teaching.
Students and faculty are involved in a range of professional activities including conference attendance, regional trainings, and professional associations.
Project PASS-IT (Promoting Academic Success of Students with high-intensity needs through Interdisciplinary Training) is a 5-year, $1.2 million grant funded by the U.S. Department of Education Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP).