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Degree Emphases and Credentials Offered

Gevirtz Graduate School of Education

Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology
    with emphases in:
     Clinical Psychology  
     Counseling Psychology  
     School Psychology (must be combined with Pupil
     Personnel Services Credential)
    with optional emphases in:
Cognitive Science
    Feminist Studies
School Psychology (must be combined with Pupil
     Personnel Services Credential)
Education with emphases in:  
     Child and Adolescent Development Ph.D. (M.A.)  
     Cultural Perspectives and Comparative Education Ph.D. (M.A.
     Educational Leadership and Organizations Ph.D. (M.A.)    
     Research Methodology Ph.D. (M.A.)
        Qualitative and Interpretive Research Ph.D. 
        (This is an additional optional emphasis available
         to education program students who are not already part of
         the Research Methodology Emphasis.)
     Special Education, Disabilities and Risk Studies Ph.D. (M.A.)  
     Teaching and Learning Ph.D. (M.A.)  
   with optional Ph.D. emphases in:
Applied Linguistics
     Cognitive Science
     Language, Interaction and Social Organizations
     Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences
M.A.,* Ph.D. 
Education with emphasis in:  
     Teaching (must be combined with Multiple
     Subject, Single Subject, or Education Specialist

Teaching Credentials
Multiple Subject (Elementary)
Single Subject (Secondary)
Educational Specialist, Moderate/Severe Level 1

* The master’s degree program is open to those students who are also entering the Ph.D. program and may be awarded to students after fulfillment of the master’s level requirements.