College for Women | School of Humanities, Arts and Sciences

Applied Science in Psychology

Are you interested in taking your liberal arts education and putting it toward a professional degree in physical or occupational therapy? When pursuing the Applied Science degree in Psychology, you will not only gain a fundamental understanding of psychological principles, but will be fully prepared to earn either a Master of Arts in Occupational Therapy or a Doctor of Physical Therapy degree.

what can I do with a degree in Applied Science in Psychology?

The Applied Science degree in Psychology prepares students for graduate study within the following areas:

  • Sports psychology
  • Experimental psychology
  • Clinical psychology
  • Counseling psychology

what will I study?

The Applied Science degree in Psychology requires completion of coursework in the following areas:

  • Psychology
  • Physiology
  • Anatomy
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • Mathematics
  • Biology

Did you know?

  • Applied Science in Psychology is offered as a major.
  • Students can move seamlessly into the Doctor of Physical Therapy program with our unique 3+3 program.

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why St. Kate’s?

At St. Catherine University, you will grow as a leader who engages with intention, acts with justice and serves with compassion. You will build personal relationships with faculty and students alike, while you become immersed in active and collaborative methods of learning to achieve your goals.


Major Course Requirements

Major Course Requirements

Explore the required, supporting and recommended courses.

Core Curriculum

Core Curriculum

The path to a baccalaureate degree at St. Kate’s begins with a core curriculum that emphasizes intellectual inquiry and social teaching; challenging students to transformational leadership.

Faculty

Faculty

Our faculty are active researchers, industry and academic award winners and influential members of professional organizations. Most of all, they’re passionate, caring teachers.

The St. Kate’s Experience

The St. Kate’s Experience

This unique program brings together resources, activities and personal support to help you achieve your goals.