Careers & Opportunities

Field Experience  

Starting in your second year, you’ll have the chance to work on-site in the Psychoeducational Clinic of Temple University doing comprehensive psychoeducational evaluations with clients, generally between the ages of five and 21. The clinic operates on a sliding scale, and students have a chance to work with families and young people from a diverse range of backgrounds.

    Careers

    Graduates of the School Psychology EdS typically practice school psychology in either public or private schools, conducting evaluations and developing intervention programs. Others go on to become educational consultants or supervisors of special education. Currently, the program has 100 percent internship and job placement rates for its students and graduates.

    School & Community Partnerships 

    As part of its mission to give back to the surrounding community and provide substantive fieldwork experiences for its students, the College of Education has formed partnerships with more than 25 institutions and organizations.

    Career Services

    The College of Education offers a range of career development services to its students. You can also visit the university Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence.

    You’ll also have access to

    Outcomes

    Career opportunities and mid-career salaries for the School Psychology EdS may include the following examples.

    Career

    Median Salary*

    Clinical Psychologists

    $73,270.00

    Clinical, Counseling, and School Psychologists

    $73,270.00

    Industrial-Organizational Psychologists

    $82,760.00

    Mental Health & Substance Abuse Social Workers

    $42,700.00

    Neuropsychologists & Clinical Neuropsychologists

    $95,710.00

    Psychiatrists

    $194,740.00

    Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary

    $73,140.00

    Substance Abuse & Behavioral Disorder Counselors

    $41,070.00

    * Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA).