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Psychology, Bachelor

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

Overview

What's Special About the Psychology program offered by Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania?

Ship’s faculty has a reputation for excellence in teaching and research. We offer a broad selection of courses, plus many opportunities for research, internships and service learning.

Our class sizes are small, especially in advanced classes and classes for our majors, which means personalized attention for you.

While Ship maintains a very community-centered atmosphere, some of our students present their research at national and international meetings each year.

Where Can Psychology Get Me?

Many employers respect a bachelor's degree in psychology because it says the graduate has studied human behavior in ways that other degrees may not offer.

Persons with degrees in psychology are employed in a wide variety of roles, including the following:

  • Clinicians, Counselors and Human Service Workers
  • School Psychologists and Academic Psychologists
  • Industrial and Organizational Psychologists
  • Human Factors Engineers
  • Forensic Psychologists

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Domestic students: Rolling admissions

    International students deadline: 

    • Fall Semester — no later than April 30
    • Spring Semester – no later than September 30
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Psychology of Adulthood & Aging
  • Social/Personality:
  • Psychology of Personality
  • Social Psychology
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Psychology of the Exceptional Child

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    66

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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General Requirements

  • Complete the online Undergraduate Application for International Admissions
  • Pay the $45.00 USD application fee
  • Submit a course-by-course evaluation of all foreign secondary school, college, or university work
  • Submit Financial Support Documentation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    725 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 725 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    319 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 319 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Shippensburg

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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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