Student Learning Goals and Outcomes
Knowledge-base in Psychology
Students will be able to demonstrate knowledge of key concepts, principles, and overarching themes of psychology.
Scientific inquiry and critical thinking
Students will be able to use scientific reasoning to interpret psychological phenomena.
Students will be able to demonstrate psychology information literacy.
Ethical and social responsibility in a diverse world
Students will be able to apply ethical standards to evaluate psychological science and practice.
Students will be able to value individuals from populations other than their own.
Students will be able to demonstrate effective writing for different purposes.
Students will demonstrate effective presentation skills for different purposes.
Students will use the knowledge gained and skills acquired to develop meaningful professional direction.
Drug and Alcohol Counseling (Minor)
Submit an International Student Application Applicants must indicate the major course of study that they intend to complete.
Arrange to have your official transcripts sent to Peru State College.
Provide evidence of English language proficiency. You must provide proof of English language proficiency in one of the following ways:
Test of English Language as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)550 with no section score less than 56 (paper-based)79/120 (Internet-based)213 with no section score less than 22 (computer-based)
International English Language Test System (IELTS)A minimum score of 6.5
SATOld SAT minimum: Reading 440, English/Writing 440New SAT minimum: Evidence-Based Reading and Writing 490
Countries Exempt from this Requirement:Citizens of Canada, Australia, England, Ireland, New Zealand, Scotland and Wales
Five Terms Available for Students to Start their Studies
August – Apply for Fall
October – Apply for Fall
January – Apply for Spring
March – Apply for Spring
June – Apply for Summer
Why Peru State College?
Faculty members have real-life experience in policing, corrections, parole, and probation with an emphasis on a scholar-practitioner approach to instruction.
All courses are offered online and on campus.
Coursework is constantly updated to meet industry standards.
Easily earn a minor to broaden knowledge and improve employment prospects.
The Peru College Advantage
Transfer up to 90 creditsPeru State College Online makes it easy to transfer up to 90 credit hours, making your Criminal Justice Administration degree even more affordable.
Nationally Recognized for AffordabilityCriminal Justice - Administration is one of many programs at Peru State College Online that offers nationally recognized affordability and value.