Why Choose Saint Rose for Psychology BS/MBA (3+1 Accelerated Dual Degree)?
The new 3+1 accelerated dual degree in Psychology and Business offers top students a unique opportunity to complete two degrees in 4 years. The undergraduate bachelor’s degree in Psychology is completed in 3 years and includes a specialized concentration in Industrial and Organizational Psychology. Students maintaining academic and professional excellence during their first 3 years automatically enroll into the 1 year Masters in Business Administration program in their fourth year. Upon completion, graduates receive both a B.S. in Psychology and a M.B.A.
This unique program takes advantage of the natural connections between Psychology and Business, and provides an opportunity for highly qualified students to complete dual degrees and enter the workforce exceptionally well-qualified to positively impact the business community. Academic training combining Psychology and Business is highly desirable in the workforce and has been identified as one of the highest areas of growth by the American Psychological Association. The U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics recently identified such areas as having a 56% job growth, the highest in the country at the time.