Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Northern Vermont University

Program Details

The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology is an online psychology degree from Northern Vermont University.  This program explores the theories concerning human behavior, development, thought, emotion, learning, intelligence, personality, group dynamics, and abnormal behavior.  The curriculum is comprehensive and thorough, preparing students to explore complex personal and societal issues.  You will learn the fundamentals of psychology and research while being pushed to question contentious issues in psychology.  Students gain skills in critical thinking while learning to analyze and integrate information from other disciplines to psychology.  A broad selection of electives is available so students can explore possible careers, such as working with:

  • Children and families
  • Chronically mentally ill
  • Addictions
  • Forensic psychology
  • Art therapy
  • Organizational psychology

Graduates are prepared for careers in psychology, in human services, and in any field where an understanding of human behavior is beneficial.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northern Vermont University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Restricted States