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Psychology

American Public University

2 months
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370 USD/credit
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About

The Psychology MA course at the American Public University blends scientific theory and principles with academic research and applicable skills that are sought by industry professionals.  

Overview

Course Details

Explore human behavior including lifespan development, social and cultural diversity, personality, and psychopathology through the Psychology MA course at the American Public University. 

APU’s online master’s in psychology blends the scientific principles, academic research, and applicable skills sought by field professionals.

You learn classical and fundamental schools of thought and gain contemporary insight into how the human mind works through organizational and behavioral psychology. Your Master of Arts in Psychology studies conclude with an integrative capstone project challenging you to synthesize and articulate knowledge you’ve gained through inquiry and analysis of peer-reviewed, scholarly literature. 

Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:

  • Child Life
  • Developmental/Personality Psychology 
  • General 
  • Industrial/Organizational Psychology 
  • Military and Trauma Psychology

What You Will Do

  • Apply core concepts of psychology to normal and abnormal individual, social, cultural, and organizational functioning
  • Examine past and current trends related to theory, research, and practice within the field of psychology
  • Evaluate discipline-related scholarly resources
  • Write competently to meet the standards of the American Psychological Association and be able to apply the Ethical Principles of the American Psychological Association

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Developmental/Personality Psychology
  • Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Military and Trauma Psychology
  • Professional Ethics and Standards
  • Tests and Measurements
  • Multicultural Issues in Human Behavior

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

Courses Start Monthly

Credits

39 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

All master's degree and graduate certificate programs require you to have earned a minimum of a bachelor’s degree from an institution whose accreditation is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). In addition, the following is required for admission into this program.

  • Minimum GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • An undergraduate degree in psychology or a completed bachelor's degree in another discipline with credit in the following foundational courses: Introduction to psychology or general psychology; Research methods in psychology; Statistical methods in psychology; Human growth and development, or lifespan development
  • Preadmission courses completed at the graduate level must be grade B or better.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    370 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    370 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 370 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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