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Martin E.P. Seligman, PhD

Zellerbach Family Professor of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania; Founding Director, Positive Psychology Center

A past president of the American Psychological Association, Dr. Seligman is the author of many books, including Learned Optimism, Authentic Happiness and (with Christopher Peterson) Character Strengths and Virtues: A Handbook and Classification.

Capstone projects

The capstone project is a culminating experience, allowing you to integrate and apply what you've learned during the program.

Service learning projects

See how students are applying their learning to real-world contexts.

Looking for financial assistance?

Learn about financial aid including MAPP’s fellowship and scholarship opportunities.