Azusa Pacific University’s School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences prepares students to lead in the helping professions.
The school offers 27 undergraduate and graduate programs, including MSW, MFT, and degrees in athletic training, leadership, research psychology and data analytics, child life, organizational psychology, physical education, and college counseling and student development. It also equips leaders through accredited doctoral programs, such as higher education Ph.D. and Ed.D. degrees, a clinical psychology Psy.D. program, and a DPT.
The school also offers several tuition discounts to help students meet their education goals.
Find your program
- Applied Exercise Science, B.S.
- Criminal Justice, B.A.
- Physical Education, B.A.
- Psychology, B.A.
- Social Work, BSW
Bachelor’s Completion Programs
- Adapted Physical Education Added Authorization
- Athletic Training, M.S.
- Child Life, M.S.
- Clinical Psychology: Marriage and Family Therapy, M.A.
- College Counseling and Student Development, M.S.
- Leadership, M.A.
- Master of Social Work (MSW)
- Organizational Psychology, M.S.
- Physical Education, M.A., and Adapted Physical Education Added Authorization
- Physical Education, M.A., and Single Subject Teaching Credential
- Physical Education, M.S. (also online)
- Research Psychology and Data Analytics, M.S.
School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
Azusa Pacific University graduate student Leo Jimenez Chavez was one of only 2,000 applicants nationwide awarded a $114,000 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, which will fully fund his studies for the next three years.
Learn more about Dunaetz's recent publication.
Elsewhere at APU
In an era of tablets, smartphones, and laptops in the classroom, local teachers gathered recently at APU to learn about ancient artifacts housed in Special Collections that can help inspire their history lessons for students in today’s schools.
The Office of the Provost and the Academic Cabinet recognized several APU faculty with awards for teaching excellence at the 2017 Annual Faculty Luncheon.
Azusa, CA (2017) — LA County teachers will gather at APU on July 28, 2017, for the third annual Better Together: Now More Than Ever, California Teachers Summit, a free statewide day of learning and networking open to California educators.
Information Meeting:School of Business,Nursing,and School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences – Inland Empire Regional Center
June 7, 5:30–7 p.m.
June 16, 10 a.m.–1 p.m.
July 8, 8 a.m.–July 22, 4:30 p.m.