Health Psychology

The Bachelor of Science in Health Psychology with a concentration in Applied Behavior Analysis provides the theoretical background for how psychological, behavioral, cultural and social factors influence health and illness.

Your Health Psychology studies will help you learn the application of applied behavior analysis, including, for example:

  • Building skills of children in school settings

  • Enhancing the development, abilities and choices of children and adults with different kinds of disabilities

  • Enhancing the performance and satisfaction of employees in organizations and businesses

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Download the Health Psychology program preview for a list of courses, highlights and potential job opportunities for this degree. View general education and elective requirements.

Is a Health Psychology degree for you?

At the core of this field of study is a concern for people and their wellbeing. If you are motivated to help people and understand the dynamic of how their behavior influences the promotion of health and prevention of illness, this would be a good area of study for you.

Applied behavior analysis is a growing field, with jobs available in the public and private sectors in hospitals and home settings, clinics, classrooms and more. 

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  • December 4, 2017