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  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The curriculum for the program is targeted to develop the skills, knowledge and abilities that will be useful in your chosen career path. The objective is to provide you with a well-rounded education for thinking critically about behavior and mental processes, by understanding the relationships among theories, observations, and conclusions.

Why Psychology at Bay Path University?

Studying psychology at Bay Path positions you for success in various professions, including health and social services, mental health, organizational management, community and public relations, education, program development and social science research. 

In the psychology profession, you look for patterns that will help you understand and predict human behavior. It is about how people think, feel and act.  Drawing upon theory and practice, you learn how to develop and appreciate the ways in which individuals, groups, organizations, institutions, and even nations and cultures respond and behave. Most important, on the most basic level, you are helping people live healthy and productive lives. 

Bay Path psychology students will:

  • Receive a targeted, yet well-rounded education
  • Learn under dedicated faculty who are leaders in the field
  • Engage in active learning and practical application of concepts
  • Gain valuable experience through projects, fieldwork and internships at community partner organizations
  • Develop skills, knowledge and abilities that are essential for your chosen career path

Accreditation

Accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

     

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Theories of Personality
  • Behavioral Research Methods
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Health Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Counseling 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.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2 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

  • Completed, free online admissions application
    • Admissions phone interview
    • Official transcripts from all prior colleges and universities
    • GPA of 2.0 or higher - Students with a cumulative GPA of less than 2.0 may be eligible for conditional acceptance. Some programs also may require a higher minimum GPA.
    • Applicants with fewer than 12 college credits to transfer must provide proof of high school graduation by submitting high school transcript(s) or GED, HiSET or TASC completion document.

Work Experience

 

Technological Requirements

 

Getting a Student Visa

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Tuition Fee

  • International

    400 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 400 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    400 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 400 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Funding

 

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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