Bachelor in Psychology

General

Program Description

Psychology

Psychology is ever present in today's’ society from marketing and business to criminology. According to the Kenya Psychological Association, psychology is used to help predict future behaviors, and explain behaviors using theories.

Through psychology, behaviors can be influenced positively. The psychology major at Rosemont provides students with a selection of courses that constitute a comprehensive view of the current field of psychology.

Courses are designed to allow students to apply psychology in methods in the service of describing, understanding, and predicting mental processes, and human behavior.

Students are offered courses that are theoretical and provide students with the preparation for a full range of careers in the psychology related field and post-graduate study.

Academic Opportunities

related to our psychology degree

  1. Counseling and Clinically-Oriented Undergraduate Program
  2. Dual Degree B.A./M.A. in Counseling Psychology
    Choose from Professional Counseling or School Counseling.
  3. Diverse Courses
    Media Psychology, which examines effects of video games
  4. Small, Supportive Departmental Climate
    Small class sizes allow active discussions and one-on-one time with faculty.
  5. Employment Preparation
    In health and school-related fields.

Experiential Learning

  1. Montgomery County Women's Center
  2. Wanna Play Program
  3. Odyssey Hospice
  4. KenCrest
  5. Bryn Mawr Hospital

Admissions Requirements

It is important that you are prepared to succeed academically at Rosemont College. All applications for admission submitted to Rosemont College are reviewed with the goal of determining your potential for success. As soon as your application file is complete, all of the criteria for admission listed below are considered in making an admission decision. A key part of this process is that you submit your application and other required documents as soon as possible so that we can communicate an admission decision to you.

Criteria for General Admission

  • Completed application for admission
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official SAT/ACT score report
  • Letter of recommendation (optional)
  • Admissions essay (optional)

Cost & Fees

DIRECT COSTS
Tuition $18,500
Room & Board $11,500
Fees (General $690, Activity $290, Graduation $100) $1,080
Total: $31,080

ESTIMATED COSTS
Books and Supplies $1,500
Miscellaneous $1,400

Total Cost of Attendance $33,980

Last updated February 2018

About the School

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Rosemont College is a community of lifelong learners dedicated to academic excellence and fostering joy in the pursuit of knowledge. Rosemont College seeks to develop in all members of the community open and critical minds, the ability to make reasoned moral decisions, and a sense of responsibility to serve others in our global society. Read less