Graduate Certificate program in School Psychology at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Chicago

Suicide and Cyberbullying Prevention Certificate - The Chicago School of Professional Psychology

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Suicide and Cyberbullying Prevention Certificate.

Total program credits: 9 credit hours, Length of program: 3 terms.

Students in the Suicide and Cyberbullying Prevention Certificate program will gain theoretical and practical knowledge in the prevention of suicide and cyberbullying. Students will discover how suicide impacts communities globally, and how other countries attempt to prevent suicide.

The Suicide and Cyberbullying Prevention Certificate program is ideal for those working in health care, social and community services, government, education, criminal justice, business, and international relations who wish to have specialized knowledge and practical skills for understanding suicide and cyberbullying as it relates to the programs, clients, and communities they serve.

The Suicide and Cyberbullying Prevention Certificate program is also useful for professionals at-large and those with advanced degrees looking to add a credential specific to suicidality.

All 9 credits of this certificate are transferrable to the Master of Arts in Psychology degree program upon completion.

The Suicide and Cyberbullying Prevention Certificate makes graduates uniquely positioned for a variety of different professional roles that require workplace competencies in:.

Suicide and Cyberbullying Prevention Certificate: The Chicago School online experience.

Rare specialization opportunity: This program is one of only a few that offers a focus on suicide with an integration of social media and cyberbullying.

Subject matter grounded in psychology: Social, cognitive, and behavioral psychology.

This course will examine the comprehensive impact of trauma on individuals, support networks, and communities.

This course introduces students to the social, demographic, cultural, and biological mediators that impact suicidal risk. Students will demonstrate acquired knowledge of global perspectives, research, and program assessment. This course provides the foundational knowledge necessary for affecting organizational and community change to promote and engage in evidence-based prevention practices.

This contemporary course will analyze the role of social media on cyberbullying and self-harm behaviors. Students will explore system-wide approaches to bullying prevention including the Olweus model. Bystander behavior, gender-based bullying, and sexual orientation bullying will also be explored. Students will examine trends in social media globally to develop skills to manage bullying in schools and communities.

Applicants will be judged on their overall ability to do graduate work.

Applicants must submit official transcripts from all schools where a degree was earned. It is recommended that transcripts are also submitted from all schools where credit was received to enhance their applications.

The Chicago School is dedicated to keeping our professional degree programs accessible to anyone regardless of financial status. In addition to the scholarships that may be available, our Financial Aid department will help provide you with information to determine what financial arrangements are right for you.

No Information Duration
- Credit hours
Yes GRE Required
Yes Scholarships Available

Composition of student population

3 Post-master's certificate
0 Postbaccalaureate certificate

Tuition for School Psychology graduate program at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Chicago

$23,576 In-state Tuition & Fees
$23,576 Out-of-state Tuition & Fees

How does certificate program tuition for The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Chicago compares with other universities in Illinois?

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology at Chicago is a private university with an average tuition of $23,576 per year. This tuition gives it an affordability index of #10 among all universities in the Illinois, and an affordability index of #175 among all the universities in the US.

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