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Psychology Bachelor of Arts to Psychology Master of Science Program, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 60 months
    Duration
University rank #1001 (WUR) Rochester Hills, MI, United States
The Accelerated Psychology Bachelor of Arts to Psychology Master of Science Program (B.A. to M.S.) option is designed for high achieving undergraduate students pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at Oakland University and wishing to complete a Master of Science in Psychology directly following.
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Overview

The accelerated B.A. to M.S. program allows students to take two graduate level courses, PSY 5001 and PSY 5101, while still an undergraduate and pay undergraduate tuition rates. PSY 5001 and PSY 5101 will substitute for the two open elective courses (requirement #4) within the Psychology, B.A.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Introduction to Psychology
  • Introduction to Biological and Cognitive Psychology
  • Introduction to Life-Span Developmental Psychology
  • Introduction to Social Psychology
  • Introduction to Individual Differences and Personality Psychology
  • Introduction to Positive Psychology
  • Introduction to Clinical Psychology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    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:

    6.5

    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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  • 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.

General Requirements

  • Have earned a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher in PSY 1000 Introduction to Psychology, PSY 2500 Research Design in Psychology, and PSY 2510 Statistics in Psychology.
  • Have an overall GPA of 3.2.
  • Apply for and receive delayed admission into the M.S. program and thereby the substitution of graduate classes PSY 5000 and PSY 5101 for the two undergraduate open elective courses in the B.A. Note:  Students must receive formal delayed admission into the program to be eligible to register for PSY 5000 and PSY 5101.
  • Maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average to completion of the B.A. degree in Psychology.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    853 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 853 USD per credit and a duration of 60 months.
  • National

    853 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 853 USD per credit and a duration of 60 months.
  • In-State

    498 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 498 USD per credit and a duration of 60 months.
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Living costs for Rochester Hills

  • 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

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