Bachelor of Science in Psychology
University of Maryland Global Campus

Program Details

University of Maryland Global Campus (UMGC) offers the online Bachelor of Science in Psychology. This program is designed to provide students with a solid understanding of the major theoretical schools of psychology and research findings. Coursework covers the application of psychological concepts and principles to individual cognitive and emotional functioning, the workplace, and interpersonal relationships, and emphasizes the application of biological, social, and professional principles and concepts in response to psychological needs.

Career opportunities with this degree include the following fields:

  • Mental health or medical facility
  • Program management
  • Customer relations
  • Human resources
  • Graduate study
  • Advertising
  • Research


High school diploma or the equivalent

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education