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Psychology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Somers, WI, United States
If you've always been interested in creating new insights into individuals and the how and why of human behavior, thought, and feelings, psychology may be the area for you. Psychology studies the human mind and behavior. It's also a field that offers a wide array of career paths.

Overview

Students who are interested in research can work closely with Ph.D. level faculty. Students have used these research opportunities as stepping stones for admission to graduate programs in psychology and related fields.

A psychology major is a pathway to a number of careers including mental health and criminal justice settings such as hospitals, half-way houses/group homes, parole and probation, and hospice programs.

The psychology major at Parkside covers the main subject areas of psychology and enables you to direct your courses toward particular career goals by offering opportunities that include certificates in mental health skills and in human management and research.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Psychological Science
  • Psychological Statistics
  • Research Methods in Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Introduction to Human Development
  • Social Psychology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    71

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  • Minimum required score:

    525

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General Requirements

  • Complete the UW System Online Application.
  • Submit application fee.
  • Submit official high school transcript, GED scores, or HSED.
  • Submit official transcripts from any colleges and/or universities ever attended.
  • Submit ACT or SAT scores if under 21 years of age on September 1 year of enrollment.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15356 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15356 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15356 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15356 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    7389 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7389 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

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