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Psychology

Worcester State University

48 months
Duration
16666 USD/year
16666 USD/year
10586 USD/year
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About

The Psychology program at Worcester State University will acquaint students with basic principles of learning, motivation, development, and interpersonal relationships, providing a foundation for effective living and a background for a variety of career opportunities. 

Overview

The Psychology program at Worcester State University provides students with a wide range of marketable and graduate study skills that include interpersonal awareness, problem-solving, research, and computer literacy.

Baccalaureate degree holders are prepared for entry level positions in a broad range of areas including health and social services, mental health, organizational leadership and management, community relations, education, human resources, program development, public affairs, social science research, and programs for women. 

Outcomes

Psychology is recognized in Massachusetts as a certificate academic major for Early Childhood and Elementary Education students. Those who major in psychology are able to develop an expertise in one of the Department's areas of concentration: Mental Health Services, or Developmental Process. Those with bachelor's degrees in psychology work in the same fields as do psychologists with graduate degrees. 

Some of the department's alumni:

  • Counsel or teach people in group homes, nursing homes, and clinics
  • Are case managers in insurance companies
  • Plan and execute research
  • Help young people in juvenile courts, schools and recreational programs
  • Are behavior specialists
  • Counsel drug addicts and victims of abuse

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Psychobiology
  • Capstone in Psychobiology
  • General Psychology
  • Special Topics in Psychology for First Year Students
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Introduction to Health Psychology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Undergraduate Admissions and $50 fee.
  • International Student Applicants Guide
  • Official high school transcript or national exam scores
  • Notarized translation is needed if your transcripts/documents are not in English.
  • Official evaluation of high school transcript
  • TOEFL, IELTS, Pearson PTE, DAAD, EIKEN, Duolingo, or iTEP Score Report if education was in a language other than English (WSU Code: 3524)
  • SAT or ACT Score Report (WSU SAT Code: 3524 or WSU ACT Code: 1914)
  • Original bank letter or statement verifying sponsor's financial information  
  • Affidavit of Financial Support Form
  • Waiver of Confidential Information (optional)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16666 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    16666 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16666 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10586 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10586 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Worcester

1100 - 1620 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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