SCPS Accreditation

Accreditation of the Doctoral Program

The Ph.D. program in School Psychology is accredited by the Canadian Psychological Association (CPA).

Canadian Psychological Association
141 Laurier Avenue, Suite 702
Ottawa, ON K1P 5J3
Tel. 613.237.2144

As of 2012, CPA and APA (American Psychological Association) signed the First Street Accord, which is a mutual recognition agreement on accreditation. It demonstrated that the APA views the accreditation standards and principles of the CPA as equivalent to the Commission on Accreditation guidelines and principles. This statement is available at