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Applied psychology major

  • PSYC 301 Human Development
  • PSYC 303 Research Methods and Statistical Techniques
  • PSYC 304 Health Psychology
  • PSYC 305 Introduction to Psychopathology
  • PSYC 307 Cultural Psychology
  • PSYC 308 Applied Social Psychology
  • PSYC 312 Psychology of Religion and Spirituality
  • PSYC 316 Behavioral Neuroscience
  • PSYC 401 Personality Theories
  • PSYC 402 Foundations of Counseling

Program Plan

Take a look at the program plan to find out what courses you need to graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology.


Admission requirements

To qualify for admission, applicants must:

  • Submit an application
  • Submit official transcripts from all schools previously attended
  • Complete program prerequisites (i.e., English Composition and Introduction to Psychology)

Graduation requirements

To graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology, students must complete:

  • 124 semester hours with a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or higher
    • 30 semester hours of major requirements
    • 18 semester hours of Bible and theology
    • 41 semester hours of Electives
    • 35 semester hours of General Education requirements including:
      • English/Communication (8 hours)
      • Humanities (12 hours)
      • Social Science (6 hours)
      • Natural Science and Math (9 hours)

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