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Associate of Arts in Psychology

Program Details

The Associate of Arts in Psychology program offered by Northwest Mississippi Community College is a program of study offered to students in a completely online format. This program aims to help students acquire the skills and knowledge needed to pursue further academic goals at a senior institution such as a college or university. Those who work in the health service industry can provide mental health care to patients in hospitals, clinics, schools, or private settings. Some businesses and corporations hire individuals with psychology degrees in order to better understand their audience and the consumer market. This program aims to help students understand foundational skills and knowledge related to psychology in order to help them pursue further studies in particular fields of psychology, like clinical, school, industrial-organizational, developmental, social, experimental, and forensic.


Official transcripts from accredited high school or official GED scores. ACT/SAT scores (Adult students can take placement test in lieu of ACT/SAT exams.). Official college transcripts (if applicable).

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges