Associate of Science in Psychology
Georgia State University

Program Details

The associate’s degree in Psychology from Georgia State University is a pathway designed to prepare students for entry into further educational studies. A pathway is not considered a major and will not be represented on the diploma, but includes all the required classes to continue into a Psychology-related bachelor’s degree program.

Online Psychology degrees can help increase understanding of yourself and others in a variety of contexts. Rooted in science and philosophy, Psychology examines topics such as individual and interpersonal behavior, thinking, problem-solving, motivations, and emotions. Most job opportunities require a bachelor’s degree or higher. Psychologists can provide counseling or work in research, teaching, or consulting settings. 

Psychology provides a strong foundation for various occupations including:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Forensics
  • Industrial organizational behavior
  • Law and criminal justice
  • Health care

Requirements

  • Official transcripts
  • High school transcript or official GED exam passing scores
  • Minimum test scores on the ACCUPLACER test(s) and/or SAT or ACT test scores

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges