This online MA in General Psychology can prepare you for positions within the helping professions, government, private industry and nonprofits. At Northcentral, you’ll learn to apply the principles of psychology in social individual, social and organizational contexts. This advanced degree enables you to choose electives that align with your personal goals. Should one of those goals be to attain a doctorate, the coursework you complete in this program may be used towards further study. In addition to a capstone course, there are usually a couple of required courses, such as:
- Theories of Personality
- Cognitive and Affective Basis of Behavior
- A conferred bachelor’s and/or a conferred master’s or doctoral degree
- Official transcripts
School Accreditation Statement
NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, www.wscuc.org. WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).