Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Northern Kentucky University

Program Details

Northern Kentucky University offers an online bachelor’s degree in Psychology. This program explores the psychological bases of behavior and the skills to understand and execute research in the field.

Students will investigate psychology-related careers and assess their own values, interests, and abilities to prepare for a future profession. A study of abnormal psychology includes examining the symptoms, causes, and treatments of major mental disorders. Social psychology topics explored include social behavior, compliance, small groups, attitudes, and attraction.

Other course topics in this degree program include:

  • Cognitive psychology
  • Statistical methods
  • Psychological testing and measurement
  • Biopsychology
  • Lifespan development
  • Animal learning


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • Placement tests for applicants age 21 and older

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges