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Applied Psychological Science

Pacific University Oregon

24 months
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About

The Applied Psychological Science program of Pacific University Oregon is designed to prepare students for employment or to be a competitive applicant for doctoral programs.

Overview

Graduates of the Applied Psychological Science program of Pacific University Oregon will be employable as a Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP), clinical/applied researcher, consultant, or similar job descriptions. Graduates may also be eligible for licensure as a mental health practitioner depending on specific state requirements. In Oregon, graduates meet educational requirements for licensure as a Licensed Psychologist Associate or a Licensed Professional Counselor.

Program Aims | Applied Psychological Science

The goal of the master’s program in Applied Psychological Science (APS) is to foster learning of and competence in skills relevant to responsible and ethical conduct within clinical service and applied research settings. Students gain expertise regarding the impact of cultural, biological, social, emotional, cognitive and behavioral factors on psychological phenomena. Emphasis is placed on the development of a strong theoretical and empirical foundation and on clinical and methodological skills that can be utilized in a number of applied settings.

The terminal master’s program in Applied Psychological Science is designed to prepare students for employment or to be a competitive applicant for doctoral programs. Graduates of the APS program will be employable as a Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP), clinical/applied researcher, consultant, or similar job descriptions. Graduates may also be eligible for licensure as a mental health practitioner depending on specific state requirements. In Oregon, graduates meet educational requirements for licensure as a Licensed Psychologist Associate or a Licensed Professional Counselor.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Professional Orientation & Ethics
  • Cultural Foundations
  • Research Methods
  • Statistics
  • Development
  • Biological & Cognitive Foundations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

66 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree must be completed before beginning the master's program
  • Two prerequisite courses before the beginning of the master's program: 1) A General or Introductory Psychology course and 2) a Statistics course
  • The GRE is not required to apply to the master's program
  • Strength and breadth of academic record
  • A cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a four-point scale is desired. 
  • Applied and research experience
  • Essay responses
  • Strength of letters of evaluation
  • Content of application forms and the care with which they have been prepared
  • The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and IELTS is required for those for whom English is not the native language

Tuition Fee

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    27417 USD/year
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    27417 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 27417 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Forest Grove

1410 - 2511 USD /month
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