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M.S. in Psychology

MS in Psychology

Residential Master’s Degree in Psychology

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Apply NowThe Department of Psychology offers a Master of Science in Psychology degree with a concentration in Developmental Psychology.

The program will equip students with research skills to solve real-world problems, add knowledge to the social scientific community, and glorify God in the process.


Academics: M.S. in Psychology

Residential Programs of Study (DCPs)


Core Psychology Classes

  • Research Methods & Statistics in Psychology I (PSYC 510)
  • Advanced Social Psychology (PSYC 512)
  • Research Methods & Statistics in Psychology II (PSYC 515)
  • Psychology and Christianity (PSYC 520)
  • Cognitive Psychology (PSYC 575)
  • Master’s Thesis (PSYC 690)

Admissions Requirements 

Find M.S. in Psychology admissions requirements, transfer information, and more on the Residential Admissions site.

Psychology Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities in Developmental Psychology

  • Community/junior college instructors
  • Prepare for Ph.D. (teaching, research)
  • Service coordinator: Assess, evaluate, treat, and advocate for those with developmental disabilities
  • Research/data analyst (research/assessment in government, education, private companies)
  • Program coordinator/director
  • Program development/evaluation (prevention/intervention programs)
    • Child (reading, math, character, socioemotional, violence, adoption, bullying, etc.)
    • Adolescent (similar to child)
    • Older adults (physical, cognitive, socio-emotional)