Bemidji State University offers a psychology degree for students who are interested in the field of psychology, where an understanding of the mind, personality, and mental disorders can be utilized in order to help others and improve understanding of issues relating to the mind. Students will learn about the fundamentals of the field of psychology and understand the relevance of psychology in global society.
Students have the option to pursue either a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree.
The program consists of classroom courses which emphasize real-world education through examination of cases and education which will be applicable on the job. Those classes include psychology as a social science, cross-cultural psychology, theories of personality, data analysis and presentation, methods in psychological inquiry, racial and ethnic identities, psychology of gender, influence and persuasion, and global perspectives on psychology. Through completion of the program, students will have demonstrated the professionalism and skill necessary to earn the Master of Science degree.
This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 120 credits are required for degree completion, including 24 required transfer semester credits. Minimum 2.0 GPA or above. Official transcripts from all colleges previously attended.
School Accreditation Statement
Higher Learning Commission