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Applied Psychology Degree Program

Applied Psychology Degree - Online Applied Psychology Degree Program Program OverviewProgram DetailsWhy Choose Franklin

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Applied Psychology - Bachelor of Science Degree

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Build well-rounded skills and learn the industry specific knowledge you will need to be successful in your career.

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From the board room to the classroom

Each Franklin program is designed with the ongoing input of industry experts to ensure you gain respected and relevant knowledge that can be applied instantly in the workplace.

John Brent

John Brent - Program Chair

Dr. Brent is a licensed Supervising Clinical Counselor and registered Corporate Coach with extensive experience in mental health counseling and executive coaching activities, including psychological assessment and evaluation and employee assistance programming. He earned his Ph.D. in Clinical Counseling and Supervision from Ohio University.
Raymond Forbes

Raymond Forbes, Jr. - Lead Faculty

Dr. Forbes is a licensed psychologist and a Master Personal and Executive Coach who holds a Ph.D. in Leadership and Human Behavior and an MBA from the University of New Haven. In addition to his work in the Applied Psychology department, Dr. Forbes serves as Program Chair for Franklin's Master's in Business Psychology Program.

Program Outcomes

  • Formulate a goals-based action plan for enhancing personal and/or professional adjustment and effectiveness
  • Research career opportunities and position requirements within the field of applied psychology
  • Employ executive coaching principles and methods to enhance the performance of individuals and groups
  • Apply relevant psychology-based approaches to solve problems and capitalize on organizational opportunities
  • Incorporate applied psychological concepts and tools into a work-related project

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