Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
University of Charleston

Program Details

The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Charleston is an online psychology degree for those who plan to pursue their careers immediately after graduating rather than going on to higher education.  This program helps students understand the operation of behavior and mental process of organisms and to appreciate the field of psychology as a discipline, a science, and a profession.  The curriculum emphasizes quantitative and qualitative research methods and experimental design while also including courses in the traditional liberal arts.  Students learn about the core fields, paradigms, and theories of the field in this online bachelor’s in psychology.  Courses provide skills that are representative of academic and applied psychology and improve students’ understanding and use of the scientific method. 

Graduate are prepared to pursue such occupations as:

  • Behavioral Health Technician
  • Case Manager
  • Human Resource Manager
  • Researcher
  • Skills Trainer
  • Supportive Counselor

Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED is required

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission