Bachelor of Applied Science in Psychology
University of Minnesota-Duluth

Program Details

The online BAS in Psychology degree program is designed to provide students with a foundation of knowledge and skills in the subject of psychology. Along with the core curriculum and electives, students are encouraged to select an engagement experience, such as:

  • Active membership in Psi Chi & Psychology Club
  • Becoming a research and/or teaching assistant in cooperation with a psychology faculty member
  • Applying for a UROP (Undergraduate Research Opportunity Project)
  • Conducting research or a project through guided independent study


This is a bachelor completion program. A total of 120 credits are required, including 60 transfer credits.

Have an Associate of Arts degree or Minnesota Transfer Curriculum, or has verification of registration from the transfer institution where completing remaining credits for AA degree or MTC. A cumulative GPA of 2.5. Completed General Psychology (PSY 1003) or equivalent. It is recommended but not required, that applicants have completed the following courses prior to entry in to the program: 1. College level biology course with lab component; 2. College algebra or ACT mathematics score of at least 21.

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission