Master of Science in Psychology
Mercy College

Program Details

Advance your career or prepare for a doctoral program with the online master’s in Psychology degree program from Mercy College. Both clinical and research opportunities are available to students to expand their knowledge of specific and general Psychology disciplines. Coursework relates to theories, history, ethics, methodology, and clinical practice of Psychology. The program includes supervised internship experiences.

Graduates will be able to identify brain and behavior relationships, make assessments using standard diagnostic practices, design and carry out research projects, and conduct group therapy sessions. Career opportunities for graduates include psychology research assistant, casework manager, industrial organizational consultant, and mental health worker.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Mercy College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Applicants will need a bachelor's degree in psychology, sociology, behavioral science or education, with prerequisites in statistics and psychology.