Bachelor of Science in Psychology
University of Bridgeport

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Psychology is an online psychology degree from the University of Bridgeport that offers a foundation in the field.  The curriculum offers detailed knowledge of the historical background, paradigms, methods, research findings, and applications of psychology.  You will also learn how psychology is connected to other disciplines including Biology, Philosophy, Business, Sociology, Religion, and Human Services.  Courses prepare students to both perform and critically evaluate psychological research, including the limitations of correlation research, experimental biases, placebo effects, and ethical issues.  Graduates will be able to understand the lifespan approach to human biological, cognitive, and psychosocial development; relate psychological concepts and theories to their lives; and to understand how these concepts and theories are applied in various settings. 

With this online bachelor’s in psychology you will be prepared for graduate level work or to begin a career working with:

  • Case management 
  • Advocacy
  • Clinical and experimental/neuroscience research 
  • Counseling
  • Business

Requirements

  • Official transcripts 
  • A high school diploma or GED
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Personal Statement

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education