Hands on research experiences are a cornerstone of the bachelor’s in Psychology online from Mary Baldwin University. Students will collect, analyze, and interpret data as an undergraduate researcher. Scientific studies of mind and behavior help students develop critical thinking and oral communication skills that can benefit a variety of career paths or graduate studies.
Electives are available in an array of areas including applied behavior analysis, drugs and behavior, adult development, techniques of counseling and psychotherapy, and psychological testing and measurement.
Students can choose from five areas of emphasis for study:
- Child psychology
- Elder care
- Forensic psychology
- Mental health
- Occupational and physical therapy
- Must have completed high school or hold an equivalent degree
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges