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Master of Arts in Psychology

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Psychology at Union College provides a course curriculum that is dynamic, challenging and professionally relevant. This degree is designed for students who wish to pursue further doctoral studies in psychology, or who are seeking career advancement. Students can expect advanced coursework in the field of psychology, as well as a capstone, integrative research-based thesis aimed to prepare them for understanding research, becoming consumers of research literature and thinking critically and scientifically. 

Students will be challenged in learning information about the following:

  • Advanced Psychopathology
  • Theories of Personality
  • Recovery and Relapse
  • Health Psychology


Official transcripts from a regionally accredited college or university, with a 3.0 minimum undergraduate GPA, and an admission index score of 897 or higher. Either a major or minor degree earned in the field of psychology. Statement of goals. Resume. Interview with Psychology Faculty.

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges