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Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

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At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we're dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.

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Bachelor of Science in Psychology

Fuel your passion to meet the needs of a diverse and global population. Our psychology program integrates faith, core knowledge and practical experience to empower you to persevere in what you know you’re capable of.

Program Learning Outcomes

At Cornerstone University, we’re committed to helping you grow as a compassionate, character-driven leader in your world for Christ. The Bachelor of Science in Psychology program is designed to grow your knowledge, skills and experience in five distinct yet interconnected areas: specialized knowledge; applied knowledge and collaborative learning; intellectual skills; civic and global learning; and biblical worldview integration.

01

Proficiency in Terminology, Theories, Concepts, Practices and Skills

Demonstrate knowledge of and proficiency in the terminology, theories, concepts, practices and skills specific to your field of study.

  • Identify major theories and terminology relevant to the study of psychology.
  • Articulate foundational approaches to psychology, including major scholarship and the historical development of the field.
  • Understand ethics and issues related to the practice of psychology.
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the latest trends and specializations in psychology.
  • Provide evidence of relating psychology to personal growth and lifelong learning.
02

Competency in Applying Knowledge to Address Real-Life Problems

Exhibit competency in applying your knowledge to address real-life problems through both individual and group effort.

  • Demonstrate professional skills appropriate to the degree program.
  • Provide evidence of the ability to collaborate with others in achieving shared objectives.
  • Exhibit communication skills, both in written and oral forms, appropriate for their professional field.
03

Integration of Traditional and Non-Traditional Cognitive Skills

Demonstrate your ability to integrate both traditional and non-traditional cognitive skills including analytical inquiry, use of information resources, quantitative fluency and communicative fluency.

04

Intercultural Competence

Demonstrate intercultural competence in addressing civic, social, environmental and economic issues. This will include issues related to multicultural counseling, understanding diversity and developing cultural awareness in addressing human needs.

05

Articulation of a Christ-Centered Worldview

Articulate a Christ-centered worldview and its personal, professional and communal embodiment through Christian virtues. In particular, you will demonstrate understanding of the integration of Christian worldview and psychology.

I’ve been equipped in my work as I have more compassion and empathy toward others and know that there is always another way to see something.

Amy Velting (B.S. ’19)

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Undergraduate

At Cornerstone University, you’ll get the full college experience with a Christ-centered worldview. Learn more about the undergraduate experience below.

Adult

Persevere in what you know you’re capable of. Our programs for adults provide a creative approach to learning anchored in Christ-centered virtues as you follow your unwavering purpose.

Graduate

Go further as an influencer in your work and community. Our graduate programs prepare you to open new doors as you reach your God-given potential.

Seminary

At Grand Rapids Theological Seminary, we’re dedicated to learning, serving and leading through rigorous scholarship and a humble approach to Scripture.