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Why do people do what they do? What drives them to go one way instead of another? To zig, zag, and then zig again? The answers can be found with the proper application of research of human behaviors and interactions in different circumstances. That’s what a graduate psychology program does. It offers the tools you need to conduct research, apply psychological principles and theories, gather and interpret data, and better understand humans across a spectrum of ages, ethnicities, backgrounds, and more.
That’s what a Master of Science in Psychology from Keiser University can do for you. From consultative work to academic research, if a better understanding of human behavior is key to helping you achieve career success, this research-based psychology program is for you.
Up to 12 credits of transfer credit
Career opportunities in social services, community relations, and more.
Financial aid for those who qualify**
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Keiser’s Master of Science in Psychology is a research-based degree program designed to help advance careers in teaching, consulting, or administration. Coursework covers essentials of psychology, from exploring the history of psychology to examining specific areas of the field, such as health psychology, human resources psychology, and industrial/organizational psychology. Graduates of our master’s level psychology program will have a deeper conceptual understanding of advanced psychology and be able to contribute to the field through independent learning, scholarship, and research.
Featuring a “Student First” mentality, Keiser University is committed to providing the education students need to excel in their careers and their lives—whether that is in one of our psychology programs or one of dozens of other graduate programs. Our commitment to putting students first leads us to offer several learning options, including both on-campus and online delivery formats.
Through our master’s in psychology, Florida-based program, we help graduate students prepare to achieve career goals in relevant fields where a degree in psychology can make all the difference.
Take your career to the next level with Keiser’s psychology master’s programs, Florida locations or online. This Master of Science in Psychology is a research-based program designed to help professionals advance in career fields where a better understanding of human behavior can make a world of difference.
Keiser University’s Master of Science in Psychology program offers an education students need to contribute to the field of psychology through independent learning, scholarship, and research. Upon completion of this program, students will be able to:
To receive a Master of Science in Psychology degree, students must earn 36 graduate semester credit hours. Curriculum includes:
Graduate Division Courses
|Master of Science in Psychology Courses|
|Health Psychology||3.0 credit hours|
|Psychopathology||3.0 credit hours|
|Evolutionary Psychology||3.0 credit hours|
|Psychology of Decision Making (prerequisite course-taken alone)||3.0 credit hours|
|History and Systems of Psychology||3.0 credit hours|
|Organization Psychology||3.0 credit hours|
|Human Resource Psychology||3.0 credit hours|
|Tests and Measurements||3.0 credit hours|
|Quantitative Research||3.0 credit hours|
|Research Design/Thesis Proposal||3.0 credit hours|
|Capstone I||3.0 credit hours|
|Capstone II||3.0 credit hours|
Complete your studies with a doctoral program! Upon completion, graduate students may pursue a doctorate by continuing their studies in one of two doctoral programs at Keiser University: the Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology or the Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial/Organizational Psychology.
Upon graduation from our on-campus or online master’s in psychology Florida-based program, you will have earned a Master of Science in Psychology as well as gained the abilities you need to:
Through Keiser’s graduate program in psychology, you will gain a deeper understanding of general psychological principles, including cognitive psychology, organizational psychology and more—as well as the skills needed to pursue and excel in relevant career opportunities focused on human behavior and applied behavior analysis, such as:
Have you been thinking about pursuing an MA or MS in psychology? Whether you can come to one of our Florida campuses or want to pursue your advanced degree online, Keiser University has the psychology program you need to elevate your career and your future! Learn more about our Master of Science in Psychology today by Requesting More Info now!
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