Master of Arts in Psychology
University of Arizona Global Campus

Program Details

Explore the mind by gaining additional research knowledge from your master's degree in psychology. By completing your master’s in psychology from the University of Arizona Global Campus, you will learn how to integrate psychological research into real-world applications. Understanding what moves people into action and then effectively employing that information to your staff, your clients, and with your colleagues, will set you apart from the competition. This psychology program demonstrates your expertise at applying psychology to your work life and can help support you in taking your psychology education to the next level.

The online master’s program guides you through an in-depth exploration of the discipline. At the core of the master’s degree in psychology online is the generalist model, a conceptual framework that emphasizes an understanding of the processes that underlie human experience and behavior, as well as core knowledge, theories, and research methods in the field of psychology.

Upon completion of the psychology degree, you will be able to:

  • Apply ethical principles and standards of psychology to academic and professional activities
  • Explain psychological concepts effectively using the professional standards of the discipline
  • Analyze the major concepts, theories, methodologies, and historical trends in psychology
  • Evaluate the scientific merit of the professional literature in psychology
  • Integrate psychological theory and research

This program does not lead to certification or licensure. The Master of Arts in Psychology is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychology professional.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Arizona Global Campus is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

The University of Arizona Global Campus (formerly Ashford University) is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 1001 Marina Village Parkway, Suite 402, Alameda, CA 94501.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

Arkansas, District of Columbia, Massachusetts, Puerto Rico, New York