Bachelor of Arts in Psychology / General
University of Massachusetts Global

Program Details

Applicants can choose from one of six concentrations with University of Massachusetts Global’s online bachelor’s degree in Psychology. The General Psychology track gives students a broad foundation in a variety of topics. They can choose any elective classes within the major to fit their needs and interests. Graduates can go on to work in careers that require an understanding of human behavior or pursue a graduate level degree.

Students will be able to connect theory to real-life applications, examine human behavior from a historical perspective, understand methods and techniques for research, use APA format for scientific writing, and apply major theories related to people of all age groups.

Core topics of study for this degree include:

  • Research methods for behavioral sciences
  • Human development across the lifespan
  • Abnormal, physiological, and social psychology
  • History of psychology

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Massachusetts Global is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Must have 12 or more college credits or acceptable experience.