Sacred Heart University

College of Arts and Sciences

Master of Science: Applied Psychology


Office of Graduate Admissions

5151 Park Ave

Fairfield, CT 06825

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science: Applied Psychology

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Applied Psychology will teach students how to apply the science of human behavior to solve practical real-world problems through a unique delivery system of 8-week courses. You may accelerate your degree completion, completing the entire degree in as little as ONE calendar year by taking two classes per session in our evening/hybrid program. You may also choose to start with a 12-credit certificate in one of two specialty areas, Industrial/Organizational Psychology or Community Psychology, that can later be applied to the Master’s degree as a concentration.


New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC)

International Student Requirements:

Students holding an undergraduate degree from outside the United States must have their academic credentials verified and evaluated by an independent evaluation service. Sacred Heart University accepts course-by-course evaluations from World Education Service (WES). You can review their procedure and complete the necessary application process on the WES website. All international graduate applicants for whom English is not their native language are required to submit an official test score report from one of the following exams: TOEFL, IELTS, MELAB, Pearson PTE or iTEP exam. The following minimum scores are accepted: TOEFL PBT: 570 TOEFL iBT: 90 IELTS: 6.5 MELAB: 80 PTE: 62 iTEP: 5

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 38

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 850 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 32300 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 32300 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

Find Schools