As a Psychology - Mental Health major at Southern New Hampshire University, you can tailor your program with electives focused on your area of interest in psychology. Choose a degree concentration in Child and Adolescent Psychology, Mental Health or Forensic Psychology. Each path prepares you for careers in community, school and business settings and creates a solid foundation for graduate studies.
As a private, nonprofit university, SNHU has one mission - to help you see yourself succeed. The benefits of majoring in psychology at SNHU include:
Throughout your undergraduate psychology studies, you'll gain a thorough understanding of psychological principles and how to apply them to social and organizational issues. At the conclusion of your BA program, you'll be able to:
You may choose to engage in any number of practical learning experiences as an intern or volunteer, including the opportunity to gain firsthand experience at organizations such as the Concord Mental Health Court, Manchester Mental Health Center or Riverbend Community Mental Health. Or, you may work with faculty on research, presentations and publishing.
Upon graduation, your SNHU BA in Psychology opens up a world of opportunities. If you're eager to join the workforce, you might consider the fields of counseling, case management, social work, community outreach or others that stress interpersonal relations and human resource management.
Our psychology undergraduates are also accepted into master's and doctoral programs in both psychology and related disciplines.
You can apply until:
Always verify the dates on the programme website.
1. Complete & submit the application (including the essay & fee):
3. Submit documents to SNHU Office of Admission:
1. Apply Online
2. Pay $40.00 USD Application Fee
3.Submit Official Diplomas and Transcripts:
Submit originals or official copies of degrees, diplomas or certificates. Documents must include an official transcript with record of courses and grades/marks received. Transcripts should be in an envelope sealed and stamped by the issuing institution. Applicants for undergraduate programs must have the equivalent of a US High School Diploma with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a US bachelor's degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.75 on a US 4.0 grading scale.
4. Proof of Financial Support:
Official document demonstrating the ability to cover the financial obligation of studying in the US for the first year.
A color copy of current passport biography page.
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