The online bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Bethel University explores the science behind human thoughts and behaviors. Skills gained in leadership, critical thinking, and research can be applied to a wide variety of career fields.
Students will learn how to apply psychological principles to help people in need. Courses discuss topics including cognition and behavior, statistics, behavioral and data analysis, and counseling theories and skills. A required internship allows students to apply their skills in a real-world setting in their own community.
Graduates will be prepared to pursue careers as:
- Case managers
- Crisis workers
- Residential counselors
- Direct care staff
- Behavioral health specialists
- Human resource professionals
- Youth advocates
- Applicants must have at least two years of work experience and completion of 60 semester credits.
- Applicants must have completed 60 semester college credits. Prospective students who do not have the necessary transfer credits may enroll in one of the online associate's degrees.
- Official transcripts
School Accreditation Statement
Higher Learning Commission