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Psychology, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Milton, MA, United States
A Psychology degree from Curry College equips our students with the skills to be successful in any field – from human services to human resources, from public relations to education, from business to law enforcement.
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Overview

Develop scientific inquiry and critical thinking abilities. Learn how the brain affects behavior and mental processes. Explore and understand the biological, developmental, social, and psychological factors that make people think, feel, and behave like they do. All of that at Psychology degree from Curry College 

Key facts

Experience hands-on learning to help you work directly with people and solve real-world problems. Work closely with dedicated, expert faculty members on research projects and even present your research findings at local and national psychology conferences, such as the New England Psychology Association Conference.

Accreditation

Curry College is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Psychology 
  • Child Development
  • Statistics
  • Research Methods in Psychology
  • Senior Seminar in Psychology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • A completed application (either the Common Application or Curry's own Application) with a non-refundable fee of $50.00
  • An official high school transcript
  • A Letter of Recommendation from guidance counselor or high school teacher.  The recommendation may be submitted on a separate sheet or attached letter.
  • A college essay of at least 250 words

Tuition Fee

  • International

    41240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41240 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    41240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 41240 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Milton

  • 1696 - 3520 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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