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Fort Hays State University
600 Allan Park Street
Martin Allen Hall 102
Phone: 785-628-4405
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Graduate Program in School Psychology

The graduate program in school psychology at Fort Hays State University has a long history of successfully preparing individuals for entry into the profession of school psychology. This rich and rigorous program requires completion of a Master’s program (30 hours) as well as completion of the Education Specialist in School Psychology program (36 hours) in order to develop budding professionals who are very well prepared for the field. Our graduates have excellent job placement rates. Upon completion of the Education Specialist program, students are eligible for conditional licensure as a school psychologist in Kansas, as well as other states, as they complete a supervised internship of 1,200 hours.  

We have four different versions of the school psychology program, including a virtual program, accelerated program for qualified students, a traditional on-campus program, and a respecialization track for Kansas residents. Use the buttons above to explore our program options and determine which option you are most interested in pursuing. 

MS Admission Requirements

MS Admissions Criteria

Application Process

  1. Go to the FHSU Graduate School website and begin an application
  2. The Department of Psychology requires the following list of documents. You may want to print this list for future reference.
    • Official GRE General or MAT score from the past five years send to the FHSU Graduate School. We do not have a minimum requirement.
    • Two professional letters of recommendation
    • Statement of intent, including career goals and your interest in the program
    • Transcripts from your undergraduate program
    • A completed interview questionnaire

Note. All students admitted to the School Psychology Program will be required to provide documentation of passing a background check prior to enrolling in coursework.

Program Handbook

For more in-depth information, please refer to our program handbook.

Interested in the Program?

Contact Jessica Feldhausen, Director of the School Psychology Program

Jessica Feldhausen

Jessica Feldhausen



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