The Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Psychology from Bryan College provides opportunities to explore the vast discipline of psychology from a Christian worldview. This means that students learn to evaluate human behavior by applying Christian principles in a practical setting. With this degree, students can make a difference in human service careers, including case worker, early childhood educator, teen/family advocate, and more. Additionally, this degree program prepares students for advanced training or graduate study in a variety of areas such as professional counseling, marriage and family therapy, education, and school psychology.
- Have a minimum 2.0 GPA
- Complete the online application at least one month prior to the start of the first class.
- Submit official transcripts.
- Successful completion of PSY 111, General Psychology (or equivalent).
- Students must have regular access to a personal computer to check email, access syllabi, and to receive official communication from faculty and staff. Before beginning a course in our program, students must complete the online orientation for Bryan College through Moodle.
BSAP Tuition & Fees
36-Hour Program: This core program provides for the completion of the Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Psychology.
Tuition: $285 per credit hour
- Students are responsible for purchasing textbooks.
- Application Fee is $35.
- $125 Graduation Fee is due two weeks before commencement exercises.
- Credit for Prior Learning Assessment Fees are charged according to the hours assessed. The rate is $100 per credit hour.
- $50 Technology Fee is due each term.
*Fees subject to change
The next opportunity to start classes in the Bryan College School of Adult and Graduate Studies is:
The deadline for applications is January 5, 2015
For deadlines and further information, contact an Admissions Counselor.
The BSAP consists of the following 12 courses (36 credits):
- HIS 341 Twentieth Century America
- PHIL 321 Philosophy of Culture
- PSY 228 Family Life
- PSY 322 Research Design and Methodology
- PSY 325 Personality Theory
- PSY 327 Methods and Models of Integration
- PSY 330 Life-Span Development
- PSY 334 Social Psychology
- PSY 424 Abnormal Psychology
- PSY 429 Counseling Theories
- PSY 449 Counseling Techniques
- PSY 472 Psychology Practicum
General Education Requirements:
- English Composition (3 hours)
- College-level Mathematics (3 hours)
- Natural Science (3 hours)
- Oral Communication (3 hours)
- Bible (6 hours)
- Successful completion of PSY 111, General Psychology (or equivalent) required prior to admission. (3 hours)
- Humanities (9 hours)