School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences

Today’s world needs compassionate individuals dedicated to serving others through the helping professions, and Azusa Pacific University’s School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences equips students to meet this need and lead in their fields, from athletic training and physical therapy, to social work, psychology, and more. Guided by faculty who bring relevant experience to the classroom and opportunities to apply learning through hands-on experience, students graduate equipped to help others thrive.

The school offers a range of undergraduate and graduate programs, including an MSW and MFT, and degrees in athletic training, criminal justice, leadership, research psychology and data analysis, child life, organizational psychology, kinesiology, college counseling and student development, and more. Accredited doctoral programs are also available, including the higher education Ph.D. and Ed.D. degrees, a clinical psychology Psy.D. program, the DPT program, and a Ph.D. in Rehabilitation and Movement Science.