Bachelor of Arts in Psychology / Forensic Psychology
Northwest Christian University

Program Details

Combine studies of psychological foundations and criminal justice principles with an online Forensic Psychology degree from Northwest Christian University. This bachelor’s Psychology program focusing on Forensic Psychology is designed for students interested in pursuing a graduate degree in related studies.

Students will study how people learn, develop, relate to others, and process information. The curriculum also includes components of criminology, investigations, corrections, law enforcement, and the criminal justice system. Graduates will be prepared to work with state, local, and federal law enforcement agencies; corrections; courts; and private security.

Course topics available within this concentration include:

  • Psychology of addictive behaviors
  • Psychometrics
  • Counseling skills
  • Psychology of trauma
  • Theories of personality

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northwest Christian University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Applicants should have a high school GPA of 2.5 or higher; or a college GPA of 2.0. Students who do not meet the GPA requirement may submit a statement of purpose for consideration.