Bachelor of Science in Psychology & Social Action
Palo Alto University

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology & Social Action is an online psychology degree from Palo Alto University.  This program is ideal for transfer students who have earned core credits from another institution.  Students will complete courses that prepare them for careers helping others, or they can use this degree as a stepping-stone for a master’s or doctoral degree in psychology.  The curriculum is based on theoretical study with courses in psychology, social action, sociology, anthropology, economics, and more.  As opposed to a traditional psychology degree, this program includes more of the social sciences and may be more valuable when it comes to career opportunities.


  • Associate's degree or completion of 60 semester  / 90 quarter credits
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission