American University Program Degree 4 Years

Psychology is the study of behavior and mind, embracing all aspects of conscious and unconscious experience as well as thought. With the Southern New Hampshire university’s curriculum, you will become wellversed in major psychological concepts, human behavior and research methods. You will also develop critical-thinking and communications skills important to communicating effectively in many formats.

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This program offers flexibility as well as specific concentrations such as Child & Adolescent Development and Mental Health. You can opt for minors in Communication or Business to expand your career choices. Students will be able to participate in field experiences to enhance their knowledge through their internship. Students with the Bachelor of Arts degree will be able to continue their Masters program in Psychology (M.S. or M.A.), Social Sciences and other business disciplines (MBA) such as Human Resource and many others.

Concentrations Available:

Child and Adolescent Development

Choose a career that lets you make a difference in the lives of children. By choosing the concentration in child and adolescent development, psychology majors gain an in-depth understanding on the unique physical, social, psychological and cognitive needs of young people. The program stresses experiential learning, so you’ll have plenty of opportunities to gain real-world experience by doing internship, a practicum or research and volunteer projects.

Mental Health

Mental health is about wellness rather than illness. It is a level of psychological well-being which includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and make choices. The Mental Health concentration at SNHU focuses on clinical aspects of psychology such as counseling and psychological evaluation. Students will gain experience and augmenting their classroom learning through field studies and internship.

Career Opportunities for Psychology majors: Clinical/Counseling/ Industrial-Organizational/Child Psychologist, Counselor,Research Analyst, Development Consultants, Therapists, Human Resource, Marketing/Advertising, Educator, Social Worker, and more.

Programme Duration
4 years
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Programme Structure
General Education Core
  • Applied Finite Mathematics
  • Applied Statistics
  • Appreciation and History of Music
  • Beginning French I
  • College Composition I
  • General Biology
  • Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
  • Introduction to Ethics
  • Introduction to Marketing
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Microeconomics
  • Public Speaking
  • Religions of the World
  • SNHU Experience: Capstone Experience Abroad
  • Sophomore Seminar
  • Western Civilization to 1500
School of Arts & Sciences Requirement
  • Intro to Anatomy and Physiology
  • Sociology of Social Problems
  • Sociology of the Family
Psychology Core
  • Abnormal Psychology
  • Assessment and Testing
  • Biopsychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Counselling Process and Techniques
  • Experiential Learning
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Lifespan Development
  • Psychology of Personality
  • Research I: Statistics for Psychology
  • Research II: Scientific Investigations
  • Senior Seminar in Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Psychology Internship
  • 3 electives
General Psychology Concentration
  • Any 3 Psychology subjects
Child and Adolescent Development Concentration
  • Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence
  • Issues in Childhood Development
  • Issues in Adolescence Development
Mental Health Concentration
  • Industrial Organizational Psychology
  • Any 2 Psychology Electives
  • Advanced Public Speaking
  • Business Law I
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Financial Accounting
  • Graphics and Layout in Print Media
  • Human Relations in Administration
  • Introduction to International Business
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Introduction to Mass Communication
  • Macroeconomics
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Marketing Research
  • Multinational Marketing
  • Organizational Communications
  • Principles of Finance
  • Professional Selling
  • Public Relations
  • Social Media & Marketing Communications
MPU Subjects
  • Ethnic Relations (Local Students) / Communicating in Malay 3 (International Students)
  • Islamic & Asian Civilization (Local Students) / Malaysian Studies 3 (International Students)
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Community Service and Co-curriculum
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A*

* For Malaysians who do not have a Credit in SPM BM
** Please consult the Head of Programme for more options of electives

Campuses & Intakes

Note: International students are subject to placement guidelines. Please check with a student counsellor.

Entry Level Entry Requirements
SPM / O-Level Pass with 5 Credits (including credit in Mathematics and Science) and a pass* in English
STPM Pass with TWO (2) full passes and a pass in Mathematics and a credit in English at SPM level or any equivalent qualification.
A-Level Pass with TWO (2) full passes and a pass in Mathematics and a credit in English at SPM level or any equivalent qualification.
Foundation Having successfully completed recognised Foundation Programme
UEC 5 Bs
SACE International 5 subjects with ATAR of 55 (equivalent to TER of 55), no subject below 10/20
NSW (HSC) Minimum 10 units with ATAR 55, no subjects below 50
International Baccalaureate (IB) Pass IB Diploma
Canadian Pre-University (CPU) Pass 6 subjects with average 55
Tertiary Entrance Examination (TEE) 5 subjects with a minimum aggregate of 279
Australian Year 12 Average 55
Diploma Having successfully completed recognised Diplomas with CGPA 2.50 (if SPM 3 Credits) or CGPA 2.0 (if SPM 5 Credits)
Matriculation / Pre-University Pass Government Matriculation
Others Other equivalent qualifications as recognised by the government of Malaysia

English Language Proficiency:

Entry Level Entry Requirements
O Level / 1119 Grade 1 – 6
TOEFL 520 (paper) / 190 (computer) / 68(internet)
IELTS Band 5.5

Students who failed to obtain a credit in SPM English are required to take ENG099 (Fundamentals of Writing) and can take 2 SNHU subjects in the degree programmes with the advice from the Programme Office. The three credits received for the subject do not count towards the 128 credits required for graduation. Students who take this course will have to take additional courses to complete their degrees.

*Students who have a pass in SPM English are required to take the English Placement Test. They will then be place to the Intensive English Program according to the relevant level. After completing the IEP106 with a Grade C, they will be allowed to take Southern New Hampshire University subjects.

Note: International students are subject to entry requirements. Find out more.

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