Master of Arts in Psychology / Life Coaching & Positive Psychology
Indiana Wesleyan University

Program Details

The Master of Arts in Psychology with a specialization in Life Coaching & Positive Psychology is an online degree from Indiana Wesleyan University.  This online psychology degree is the scientific study of human flourishing, or the positive study of what makes life worth living.  Students will study the strengths and virtues that allow individuals, communities, and organizations to excel and then learn ways to use these studies to help those with issues and concerns.  Unlike counseling or therapy, the Life Coaching and Positive Psychology specialization partners with the client, whether it is an individual or an organization, to empower and inspire them to achieve their desired goals and dreams.  You will learn to work with those dealing with issues including creative projects, business challenges and goals, personal life circumstances, transitions in personal life, and relationship dynamics.  The curriculum integrates the Christian faith into courses as students work to become competent and ethical professionals who can apply principles of positive psychology to the life coaching process.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • Two recommendations
  • English language proficiency for  international applicants

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission