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Psychology, B.A.

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Wilmington, DE, United States
The Psychology program at Goldey-Beacom College will help prepare students for entry level employment in the social service field, education, counseling, mental health, or other helping professions. 
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Overview

Successful students will also have the skills and knowledge to pursue further studies in the behavioral sciences at the graduate level.

Program Goals

Upon successful completion of the Psychology program at Goldey-Beacom College, students will:

  • demonstrate an understanding of the major concepts, terminology, theoretical approaches, and historical trends in psychology.
  • apply psychological principles personally and professionally.
  • demonstrate how to apply research methods including research design, data analysis, and interpretation of findings.
  • demonstrate an awareness of ethical issues in psychology and adhere to high standards of professional, academic and scientific integrity, ethics, and values.
  • demonstrate a greater awareness of self and others, respect for others, and an appreciation of cultural diversity and individual differences.
  • obtain employment in a field directly related to psychology or pursue graduate study.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Biological Foundations of Behavior 
  • Finite Mathematics 
  • Microeconomics 
  • Applied Statistics
  • Macroeconomics
  • Social Psychology 
  • Advanced Statistics 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    60

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  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

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General Requirements

  • A completed online application.
  • Official copy of secondary school transcripts and/or diploma, with final exam or course grades, accompanied by notarized/certified English translation.
  • Bank Statement and Affidavit of Support, which indicates a source of financial support to cover tuition and fees, books, room and board, health insurance and other living expenses for up to one year.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    826 USD/credit
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  • National

    826 USD/credit
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Living costs for Wilmington

  • 1070 - 1640 USD/month
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