School of Adult and Graduate Education

Traditional Admissions

Micah Sadigh, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair, Psychology
610-437-4471 ext. 3715

Applied Psychology

Earn your degree more quickly through our online, in-class, and hybrid courses.

The applied psychology major at Cedar Crest College is specially designed for students enrolled in our School of Adult and Graduate Education (SAGE)—that is, students who have not just graduated from high school or transferred to Cedar Crest as an undergraduate.

As an applied psychology major at Cedar Crest, you will learn the theories and methods behind the study of human and animal behavior, thoughts, and emotions. This major is similar to the psychology major offered to traditional students at Cedar Crest; however, the applied psychology major provides more flexibility in terms of course requirements and timing: Many of the courses for this major are offered in the evening in accelerated 7-week sessions via online or hybrid course formats. Like traditional students, SAGE students will have access to Cedar Crest’s state-of-the-art labs and experienced faculty.

In keeping with Cedar Crest’s liberal arts tradition, the applied psychology major emphasizes:

As an applied psychology major at Cedar Crest, you will:

You will also be encouraged to:

Applied Psychology Major Advising Sheet (PDF)
NOTE: You can print out a copy of this sheet to fill out by hand, or save it to your computer and fill out electronically.

Psychology Department Undergraduate Handbook (PDF)

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