Adler University

Master of Arts in Applied Psychology

Address:

17 N. Dearborn Street

Chicago, IL 60602

United States

Phone:

1-312-288-2685

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Applied Psychology

Format: Online

Program Description:

Our Master of Arts in Applied Psychology program trains leaders to bring cutting-edge psychological insights and socially responsible solutions to complex issues in the public and private sector. Working with expert faculty, students gain the knowledge and tools to take ethical and socially responsible action within organizations, groups and diverse communities.

Our unique M.A. curriculum emphasizes inclusiveness and culturally competent practices within a framework of rigorously applied research. Working with expert faculty, students gain the knowledge and tools to apply ethical and socially responsible action within organizations, groups and diverse communities around the globe. 

How Our Online Applied Psychology Degree Works

Our fully online program is designed with working professionals in mind and can be completed on your timeline from anywhere in the world. All the while, you will receive the academic rigor and personalized attention that has characterized Adler University for more than 60 years.

All students complete their studies with a capstone or thesis that addresses a current or emerging social justice problem in the field.

What You Can Do

Our program prepares specialists in applied psychology to work as internal and external consultants or full-time professionals in a variety of fields, including:

  • Health clinics and care facilities
  • Nonprofit systems
  • Public and behavioral healthcare systems
  • Human resource management
  • Sports psychology
  • Addictions
  • Family and domestic violence
  • Public safety and emergency management systems
  • Non-clinical youth and older adult services

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other

Locale: Large City

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