Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
University of Memphis

Program Details

The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology is an online psychology degree from the University of Memphis that prepares students for careers or higher education in various psychology-related subjects.  This program seeks to increase understanding of the cultural and natural worlds through greater familiarity with the humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.  You will study the concepts, language, research methods, and major theories of psychology while learning about the basic characteristics of the field.  Courses help students gain skills in problem solving, critical thinking, reasoning, communication, and quantitative analysis.  A major part of this online bachelor’s in psychology program is research, helping students learn to use appropriate research methods and evaluate conclusions in order to address psychological questions.  Graduates are prepared to fulfill roles as responsible members of their families, community, and society while maintaining ethical behavior in the science and practice of psychology and respecting diversity. 

There are three concentrations to choose from depending on the students’ interests and goals:

  • General 
  • Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Cognitive Science

Requirements

  • Official transcripts
  • A high school diploma or GED

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges