Students in this program can enroll in the Graduate Bridge program in social work, an accelerated course of study that leads to a master’s degree from St. Louis University School of Social Work. By attending summer sessions, students can complete graduate work in only one additional year after receiving their bachelor’s degree.
Throughout the Psychology - Sociology program at Maryville University, you can expect a student-centered, academically rigorous and market-relevant education focused on your personal and career and goals.
Expert faculty members are passionate about mentoring and helping each student identify a strong career path.
Professional connections are emphasized in learning experiences both inside and outside the classroom.
Maryville continually updates curriculums with input from business and professional leaders to keep pace with the needs of employers.
A double major in psychology and sociology provides you with a number of diverse career opportunities. Recent graduates of the program have moved on to careers in law, business, health care, education, sociology, psychology, counseling, social work, retailing and law enforcement.
Many students also pursue graduate work in counseling and social work.
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Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 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).
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Check the programme website for information about funding options.
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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