• Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration

About

The Master of Arts in General Psychology program from Adelphi University is designed to serves three broad groups: students who wish to acquire knowledge in psychology to advance an already established career path; students who have an interest in future doctoral level training, but who need additional preparation to apply competitively for such a program; and students who have a general interest in learning more about psychology and human behavior.

Your career opportunities include:

  • Research in behavioral sciences
  • Clinical care coordination
  • Case management
  • Substance abuse counseling
  • Behavioral health administration
  • Human resource management

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Personality, Psychopathology Diagnosis 
  • Research Design 
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Consciousness and Cognition: Theories of the Mind 
  • Contemporary Views of Psychoanalytic Theory 
  • Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences 
  • Eating Disorders 
  • Advanced Theory of Personality
  • Social Psychology 
  • Consciousness and Cognition: Theories of the Mind 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:
    • Rolling Admission
    • Applications received after the March 1 priority date will be considered on a space-available basis.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    36 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    69

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A personal statement or essay
  • Official high school transcripts
  • Official copies of your score on the required SAT or the American College Test, ACT (Please note that the Writing section of the ACT is optional)
  • One or more letters of recommendation
  • An admissions interview
  • Résumé
  • Academic record of coursework
  • Level of achievement 
  • Standardized Testing (SAT or ACT)
  • College level coursework credentials 
  • Proof of graduation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1310 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1310 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1310 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1310 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Funding

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