Accelerated Bachelor's/Master's Program

Psychology: Applied Social Psychology MA

About the Psychology: Applied Social Psychology MA Accelerated Bachelor's/Master's Degree at Loyola

Accelerated Bachelor’s/Master’s programs allow full-time students to complete both an undergraduate and graduate degree in just five years. Learn more about the Psychology: Applied Social Psychology MA Master's degree and eligible undergraduate Bachelor's degrees below.

Psychology: Applied Social Psychology MA Graduate Program

Research specialists explore the world of social psychology and apply their skills and knowledge to real-world problems. Through this program, you will develop social psychological expertise in a variety of research areas, including education, law, criminal justice, and health.

Eligible Undergraduate Programs

  • Psychology BS
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Curriculum and Program Outcomes

Loyola’s extensive course catalog will always house the latest Psychology: Applied Social Psychology MA Accelerated Bachelor's/Master's program course information, including degree requirements, course descriptions, prerequisite requirements, available concentrations, and more.

Additionally, this resource will provide learning outcomes, showcasing the commitment to specific skills and growth graduates can expect to achieve following completion of the program.

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Step By Step: Chart Your Accelerated Degree Path

  1. Explore options in undergraduate years one and two. Connect with your academic and career advisors and chart a two-year schedule to establish the best path toward your degrees.

  2. Apply in undergraduate year three. Students applying to an Accelerated Bachelors/Masters program will experience a slightly different application process. Please review the application requirements below for process information and required supporting materials. Loyola students do not need to submit official transcripts. Start your application here.

  3. Begin graduate course work. In undergraduate year four, you will take both undergraduate and graduate courses and complete your bachelor's degree.

  4. Complete your graduate course work in year five. Graduate with your master's degree.

Please note that transfer students may have a slightly different timeline. Transfer students who are juniors may apply at the end of their second semester.

Application Requirements

Application Deadlines

The available start terms and corresponding application deadlines for the Psychology BS/Psychology: Applied Social Psychology MA are listed below. Please keep in mind that both the application and the required materials must be submitted by the specified deadline.

Fall: Rolling admission

Application Requirements

Application requirements for the Psychology BS/Psychology: Applied Social Psychology MA include:

  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

  • 3.5 Minimum GPA

  • Statement of Purpose

  • Writing Sample

Course Requirements

Please view the Psychology BS/Psychology: Applied Social Psychology MA Academic Catalog page for important curriculum information, including recommended course sequencing.

Statement of Purpose Details

Please write a brief statement describing your academic and research interests as well as your professional goals.

Start Your Application

Applying online to the accelerated program is a swift, uncomplicated, and cost-free process. After submission, you can proceed to send and upload any additional requirements.