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Applied Psychology (PSY.S.AAS)

  • Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
  • Department: Psychology

The Applied Psychology program will prepare students for entry-level positions in a number of fields including research, behavioral analysis, education, mental health, and community service. The coursework will emphasize development of skills and knowledge to enable students to work in high-demand areas related to applied research and behavioral analysis. The curriculum includes courses in research design and statistics, behavior analysis and modification, industrial/organizational psychology, and human factors psychology, as well as current psychological theory and practice. The curriculum includes many Ohio Transfer Module (OTM) courses and fulfills many general education requirements. This degree prepares students to directly enter the workforce and it transfers well to most 4-year colleges and universities.

Curriculum
  • Any Course in Catalog Elective 3 Credits
  • BIS 1120 Introduction to Software Applications 3 Credits
  • (COM 2206 OR COM 2211) 3 Credits
  • ENG 1101 English Composition I 3 Credits ENG 1201 English Composition II 3 Credits
  • (MAT 1120 OR MAT 1130 OR Ohio Transfer Module: Mathematics Elective) 3 Credits
  • Ohio Transfer Module: Arts & Humanities Elective 6 Credits
  • Ohio Transfer Module: Natural & Physical Sciences Elective 6 Credits
  • Ohio Transfer Module: Social & Behavioral Sciences Elective 3 Credits
  • Psychology 200 level Elective 3 Credits
  • PSY 1100 General Psychology 3 Credits PSY 2200 Lifespan Human Development 3 Credits PSY 2217 Abnormal Psychology 3 Credits PSY 2225 Social Psychology 3 Credits PSY 2228 Industrial Organizational Psychology 3 Credits PSY 2235 Behavioral Science Research Methods 3 Credits PSY 2236 Behavioral Science Statistics 3 Credits PSY 2250 Behavior Modification 3 Credits