Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Rivier University

Program Details

Rivier University offers an online psychology degree, the Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.  This program will help students fully understand and explore the science of human behavior.  They will develop strong analytical skills, become effective communicators, and learn to solve problems creatively.  The online bachelor’s in psychology prepares students to succeed in a number of different career fields immediately after graduation or to pursue graduate study.  

This degree combines the quality of an established academic program with the flexibility of online learning.  Faculty serve as mentors, helping students choose the career path that suits them best.  You can choose courses that fit your interests to personalize the degree program.  In addition to a substance abuse track, there are several specialized study topics, including:

  • Drugs and Behaviors
  • Counseling Theories and Practice
  • Human Sexuality
  • Social Psychology


  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • A high school diploma or GED

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education