Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Lesley University

Program Details

Lesley University’s online bachelor’s degree in Psychology combines theory with practice. Students will complete a required internship experience as well as laboratory work in social, cognitive, and behavioral psychology to get hands-on field experience. Studies focus on how the human brain affects our behavior. Classes include topics such as theories of personality, abnormal psychology, lifespan development, research methods, and more.

Online Psychology degrees can benefit many careers, from mental health to the corporate world. This program gives a strong foundation for students wanting to pursue graduate study or immediate application in a Psychology career after graduation.

Career options for graduates include the following:

  • Mental health counselor
  • Mental health specialist
  • Recovery counselor
  • Mental health clinician
  • Behavioral health counselor


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education