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Psychology - General Psychology

Grand Canyon University

2 months
557 USD/credit 20052 USD/full
557 USD/credit 20052 USD/full
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Become a more impactful and effective teacher, practitioner or researcher by earning your MS in psychology. The Master of Science in Psychology - General Psychology program at Grand Canyon University is a non-thesis program that may sharpen your skills and enhance your career opportunities. There is an emphasis on contemporary issues and ethical considerations in the field of psychology.

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Key facts

The Master of Science in Psychology - General Psychology program at Grand Canyon University aligns with the standards established by the American Psychological Association (APA). 

Students are encouraged to develop their leadership qualities, sharpen critical thinking skills and enhance their communication abilities as they gain insights into human behavior and thought patterns. 

The master’s in general psychology program, available online, supports students as they learn to apply the Christian worldview and the principles of servant leadership to their professional lives.


An understanding of how people think and why they behave the way they do can be valuable in any field or industry. Knowledge of general psychology can support meaningful interactions with colleagues, clients and family members, and it may also encourage personal growth. Graduates who wish to work in the behavioral and mental health field have many options available to pursue. They may apply for positions at the following types of organizations:

  • Nonprofit organizations
  • For-profit companies
  • Governmental agencies
  • Social service agencies
  • Educational institutions
  • Community outreach organizations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Studies in the Liberal Arts 
  • Contemporary and Ethical Issues in Psychology 
  • Social and Cultural Psychology 
  • Learning, Cognition and Motivation 
  • Human Development
  • Graduate Statistics

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  • Part-time
    • 2 months

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Academic requirements

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GRE admission requirements GRE®
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate applicants may be accepted at GCU with an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or program that has been approved by Grand Canyon University (GCU), with a 2.8 GPA or higher. 
  • If you do not meet the GPA requirement, you may be eligible for admission with a graduate degree from an accredited, GCU-approved college or program and passing test scores: GMAT, GRE.

Tuition Fee

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    20052 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 557 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    20052 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 557 USD per credit during 2 months.


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