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General Psychology

Nova Southeastern University

12 months
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815 USD/credit
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The Master's Degree Program in General Psychology at Nova Southeastern University is a 30-credit online program that will prepare students to develop foundational knowledge in psychological theory and research.

Overview

Key facts:

  • Local, national, and international students may select this M.S. degree as an opportunity to obtain prerequisite courses to meet eligibility requirements for application to other psychology programs, including advanced doctoral studies. 
  • Through its specialty tracks, the General Psychology program at Nova Southeastern University will also allow a variety of professionals within the fields of education, human services, counseling, and allied health to access coursework both as degree-seeking and non-degree seeking students in order to advance their psychological knowledge and use of psychological applications in their respective fields. 
  • In addition to the direct benefit of obtaining foundational knowledge in psychology, the curriculum is designed to facilitate the development of basic interpersonal skills, cultural sensitivity, and additional knowledge and skills that enhance the preparation of students for professional work in increasingly diverse social agencies, school and community settings, in business and industry environments, and in hospitals
  • The master's program is offered entirely online. The online format allows for students to participate in courses from anywhere in the world where internet access is available. In addition, it allows for the flexibility of completing your master's degree without interrupting your career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Social Psychology
  • Individual Evaluation and Assessment
  • Research Design
  • Psychological Quantitative Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete online application form.
  • Non refundable application fee of US $50
  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution. Official transcripts from all schools attended and/or agency evaluation of foreign degree.
  • An undergraduate or masters degree in psychology, education, behavioral science, social work, or a related field is preferred, and/or demonstrate aptitude to work in counseling through professional, volunteer, research, or personal experience.
  • Please briefly explain (500 word minimum) your interest in the field of general psychology. 
  • Two academic or professional letters of recommendation
  • English proficiency score (if applicable)
  • An interview may be required for admission to the program.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    815 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 815 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    815 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 815 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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