Bachelor of Arts in Psychology / General
Houghton College

Program Details

Houghton College offers an online psychology degree, the general Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.  This program helps students understand why humans think, feel, and act the way they do.  Students learn from their own experiences, develop sympathetic understanding of others, and learn ways to help others in need.  The curriculum teaches the analytical skills needed for many different areas of life along with research and quantitative analysis skills.  You will gain skills in project development, project management, conflict management, ethical reasoning, and critical thinking.  Courses prepare students to better assess and manage people from diverse backgrounds in organizational settings and for such activities as interviews and hiring. 

This online bachelor’s in psychology is a general psychology degree that is designed for those seeking employment in such careers as:

  • Clinical and counseling psychology
  • Student and personnel development
  • School psychology
  • Clinical social work
  • Human services


  • At least 63 transfer hours required.
  • 2 years of work experience
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education