Applied Psychology (B.S.)

Program Overview

In the Applied Psychology degree, students learn to evaluate human behavior by applying Christian principles in a practical setting. Students will explore psychological theory and research methods from a Christian worldview. 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.

Benefits of this Program

This degree allows students to increase their earning potential, qualify for the next promotion opportunity, and acquire the practical and professional skills required to work in a variety of career paths. Additionally, students will gain a greater understanding of people and why they do what they do. This degree helps students develop an ethical framework and integrate Christian principles into your study of psychological theory.

Possible Careers

  • Psychiatric Technician
  • Correctional Officer
  • Youth Worker
  • Child Case Manager
  • Human Resources Personnel
  • Career Counselor
  • Child and Family Services Worker


Bryan College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) which is fully recognized by the US Department of Education.

Bryan College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Bryan College.

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location:BC Online

Degree program:Bachelor of Science

field of study:Psychology

offered as:Major

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