Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology
Loyola University Chicago

Program Details

Loyola University Chicago offers an online psychology degree, the Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology.  This degree completion program features training in the scientific study of human behavior, emotion, cognition, and motivation.  The curriculum teaches students to apply psychological theory and methods to promote creative, evidence-based problem solving, critical thinking, cultural agility, and persuasive communication.  You will also study business principles, social psychology, personality studies, and industrial psychology.  The goal is to prepare individuals to find solutions based on psychological research on what motivates people to change. 

Graduates are ready to pursue helping professions, including:

  • Counseling
  • Human resource management
  • Industrial-organizational psychology
  • Psychometric and statistical analysis


  • An associate’s degree or its equivalent
  • Official transcripts for all previous college work

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission