Bachelor of Science in Cyberpsychology
New Jersey Institute of Technology
USD 14,790 / per year *
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* New Jersey residents; 30,808 USD per year for Non-New Jersey residents
Cyberpsychology is an applied psychology program that studies the interaction between people and technology and the influence of technology on human behavior.
An innovative new undergraduate degree, Cyberpsychology at NJIT brings together traditional psychological coursework, computer science and information systems basics, and brand new courses that directly address psychological phenomena and current issues arising from our digital world.
Cyberpsychology builds on the same core courses as the Bachelor of Science in Science, Technology and Society, which introduces students to the relationships between society, technology and the global environment. After establishing a foundation in psychology, technology studies and research methods, students complete coursework in social psychology, social network analysis, and user experience as well as a senior thesis project of their own design.
Ultimately, students of the program will exhibit and/or engage in:
- Professional Communication and Conduct: Students will conduct themselves ethically, as well as learn to articulate ideas soundly through traditional forms of print and new forms of digital literacy.
- Academic Excellence: After establishing a foundation in psychology, technology studies and research methods, students complete coursework in social psychology, social network analysis and user experience, as well as complete a senior thesis project of their own design.
- Professional Skillset for Diverse Professions: Graduates are well equipped to pursue numerous career opportunities, including user experience researcher, user experience designer, market researcher, advertising analytics and sales, digital analyst, consultant, brand strategist, graduate education in the social and behavioral sciences.
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