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.

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Admission Requirements

  • 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.

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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

Additional Expenses*
  • 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

Start Dates

The next opportunity to start classes in the Bryan College School of Adult and Graduate Studies is:

February 5, 2015

The deadline for applications is January 5, 2015

For deadlines and further information, contact an Admissions Counselor.

Curriculum

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)