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Department of Educational and School Psychology
209.946.2197
lwebster@pacific.edu
Benerd School of Education
Linda Webster
Department Chair

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Credential Office
Phone: 209.946.2566
credential.office@pacific.edu
Fax: 209.946.2566
Credential Analyst
Jacalyn Griffen, Ed.D.

School Psychology Credential


The Pupil Personnel Services Credential with the School Psychology Authorization allows individuals to provide school services in grades 12 and below. School psychologists attempt to foster the social, emotional and academic well being of all students by collaborating with families, school staff, and the community to ensure that students are educated in schools that support equity, access, and respect for all.

The school psychology credential is directly tied to the Ed.S. degree


Requirements to enter the program:

  • Must possess a Master's degree in a related field 
  • Must have grades no lower than a B in specific Master's coursework 

State Requirements:

  • Must successfully pass all required coursework
  • Must complete program assessments including the Praxis exam in school psychology
  • Must successfully pass all fieldwork and internship requirements and competencies
  • Must obtain passing scores on the CBEST  

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