Associate of Science in Psychology
University of the Cumberlands

Program Details

University of the Cumberlands offers an online psychology degree, the Associate of Science in Psychology, for those interested in human behavior and mental processes.  This degree familiarizes students with the major concepts, perspectives, empirical findings, and historical trends in the psychology field.  Students will learn to apply psychology principles to personal, social, and organizational issues.  In addition to learning about the areas of psychology available for study the courses also teach students to use critical and creative thinking, skeptical inquiry, and a scientific approach to problem solving.  Coursework helps you apply basic research methods in psychology, including research design, data analysis, and interpretation of findings.  

Graduates will have a strong liberal arts foundation that prepares them for bachelors and graduate study and to begin careers within psychology.  Career opportunities with this online psychology degree include the following:

  • Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  • Counseling Psychologist
  • Forensic Psychologist
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • School Psychologist
  • Sports Psychologist

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Official transcripts
  • GPA of 2.0 
  • ACT or SAT

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges