Certificate in Applied Positive Psychology
University of Pennsylvania

Program Details

Add to your professional expertise with this fully online Certificate in Applied Positive Psychology from UPenn.  You’ll learn how to create effective tools and professional practices to positively impact the way people live and behave.  The knowledge you acquire can be used in numerous careers to support community, organizational or even personal well-being.  Courses in this program are primarily asynchronous, with one on-campus weekend residency requirement.  Classes likely include:

  • Flourishing with Others: Building Thriving Relationships
  • Positive Psychology at Work
  • The Scientific Method in Positive Psychology

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Pennsylvania is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • This program has one on-campus residency requirements for a weekend.