Touro University Worldwide

Touro University Worldwide

Master of Arts in Psychology

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Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts in Psychology

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Arts in Psychology program is designed to extend your knowledge and discipline in psychology, preparing you for a wide variety of professions and contexts. Coursework covers topics like research methods, cognitive psychology, social psychology, personality, learning theory and ethical practice in psychology. To help you gain useful skills relevant to your field of work, emphasis is placed on the practical application of psychological research to real-world contexts.

With our Master of Arts in Psychology program, you’ll also hone and sharpen your skills as you work through challenging case studies relevant to psychological theories and methods. Whether you want to pursue doctoral level coursework or a career in business, marketing, health services, criminal justice, media, communication or education, we can help you get started. You will learn theories regarding how consumers think, what motivates them, and how to collect data from them. You will gain an understanding of important business concepts, such as segmentation and marketing strategy, and learn how to develop a strategic marketing plan underpinned by psychologically-based market research.

Upon graduation, you will possess the knowledge, skills and dispositions necessary for affecting change within others and themselves. You will also emerge from the program well-grounded, with a foundation in empathy, reflectivity, communication, collaboration and an appreciation for alternative perspectives.

Accreditation:

TUW is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
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