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Media Psychology Programs

Fielding’s Media Psychology programs enable students to enter at their qualification, readiness and goal levels. The PhD in Media Psychology program provides a research-based program that informs practice in an evolving field of study. The Masters of Arts in Media Psychology is 100% online, applies psychological science to media and technology landscapes. The 3-course Certificate in Media Psychology program is also 100% online, and offers emphases in Media Neuroscience and Brand Psychology & Audience Engagement.

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Caryn Wiley-Rapoport, PhD

Virtual Media Psychology Symposium / Caryn Wiley-Rapoport, PhD
Caryn Wiley-Rapoport, PhD

Caryn Wiley-Rapoport, PhD

Founder of SYGNYFY, and adjunct faculty at Fielding Graduate University in Media Psychology


Dr. Caryn Wiley-Rapoport is the founder of SYGNYFY, and adjunct faculty at Fielding Graduate University in Media Psychology. She is an advocate of innovative research with a human-centered focus to differentiating insights at the intersection of people with media, technology, brand, and product experiences. Believe in the strategic power of data to inform, inspire, and increase the effectiveness of consumer experience. Passionate about emerging media technology and using data to understand the motivations of people as they incorporate media and technology into their identity. Driven to help brands and non-profits authentically add value to people’s experience, create positive outcomes, and social change.


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