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, psychology and 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 for students interested in physical therapy.

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Robert Welsh, Ph.D., ABPP Robert Welsh, Ph.D., ABPP Dean, School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences; Professor, Department of Graduate Psychology More Faculty ›

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