General Psychology 4+1

Degrees Granted
Degree Level
Undergraduate + Graduate
Garden City, NY

Plan ahead and complete your MA in psychology in less time.

Why Earn a Combined Degree in Psychology at Adelphi?

As an Adelphi undergraduate psychology student, you can complete a master’s degree program in General Psychology in less time with less cost. Through the five-year BA/MA program, students will take two graduate courses per semester starting in the fall of their fourth (or senior) year. They will also study during the summer between their fourth and fifth years to ensure timely degree completion.

The program offers three tracks:

  1. general psychology
  2. general psychology with a concentration in human resource management
  3. general psychology with a concentration in substance abuse counseling (with eligibility for CASAC-T (credentialed alcoholism and substance abuse counselor-trainee) certification.

Psychology students at Adelphi can enjoy one-on-one attention from distinguished faculty in small class and seminar settings.


* Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2018
of our psychology graduates are employed or continuing their education within six months of graduation.
Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2018

Exceptional Hands-On Learning

Internships offer our students the opportunity to apply their knowledge and gain valuable experiences before graduation. We partner with many different organizations, both on and off campus, to offer our students opportunities for hands-on learning, including:

Program Info

Application Requirements

To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:

Transformative Educational Opportunities

All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape:

  • The Honors College – fostering intellectual perspectives and critical skills
  • Levermore Global Scholars – preparing students to become global thinkers and leaders
  • Study Abroad – providing opportunities to experience another culture and see the world from a new perspective

Awards & Recognition

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Nexus Building

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